Cristiano Ronaldo

Born: February 5, 1985 (age 31)

Height: 6'0.5" (185cm)

Hometown: Funchal, Portugal
Nationality: Portugal Portuguese

Position: Winger/Forward
Team: Real Madrid (no. 7)
Cristiano Ronaldo for Real Madrid on February 7, 2015
Career History
Youth1995-1997Nacional
1997-2002Sporting Lisbon
Senior2002-2003Sporting Lisbon
2003-2009Manchester United
2009-Real Madrid
International2003-Portugal
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Cristiano Ronaldo in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Cristiano Ronaldo among Real Madrid absentees
Cristiano Ronaldo, Luka Modric and Karim Benzema are all left out of the Real Madrid squad for Saturday's La Liga clash with Deportivo La Coruna.
15:12
Cristiano Ronaldo in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Cristiano Ronaldo "not worried" about off-field issues
Cristiano Ronaldo says that he is "not afraid" of being found of tax fraud by the Spanish authorities, which carries a minimum six-year prison sentence.
Dec 8, 20:33
Marco 'Rolls' Reus celebrates scoring during the Europa League quarter-final between Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund on April 14, 2016
Result: Borussia Dortmund top Group F with draw at Real Madrid
Borussia Dortmund secure first position in Group F after drawing 2-2 away to Real Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday night.
Dec 7, 21:40
Cristiano Ronaldo in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Cristiano Ronaldo facing "minimum six years" in prison
Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo could face a minimum of six years in prison if found guilty of tax fraud totalling £127m.
Dec 6, 16:40
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba in action during his side's Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Didier Deschamps doubts Paul Pogba Ballon d'Or chances
France manager Didier Deschamps suggests that Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba will struggle to win the Ballon d'Or during his career as he is not attacking enough.
Dec 6, 16:04
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho on the touchline during his side's Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho denies money laundering allegations
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho denies allegations of money laundering.
Dec 5, 09:23
Sergio Ramos of Real Madrid CF celebrates scoring their second goal during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and Rayo Vallecano de Madrid at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on November 8, 2014
Result: Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos heads late equaliser in El Clasico
Sergio Ramos equalises in the final minute as Real Madrid come from one goal behind to draw 1-1 with Barcelona in El Clasico on Saturday afternoon.
Dec 3, 17:11
Paul Pogba of Manchester United in action during their Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Quinton Fortune: 'Paul Pogba can reach superstar status'
Former Manchester United midfielder Quinton Fortune says that Paul Pogba has the potential to reach superstar status in world football.
Dec 3, 10:30
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on from the stands ahead of his side's Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Jose Mourinho, Cristiano Ronaldo accused of laundering millions
Cristiano Ronaldo and Jose Mourinho are embroiled in a supposed "tax evasion" scheme, which has come to light following an investigation by 12 European media outlets.
Dec 2, 23:11
Barcelona's Argentinian forward Lionel Messi (L) vies with Real Madrid's French defender Raphael Varane during the Spanish league 'Clasico' football match Real Madrid CF vs FC Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on November 21, 2015.
Preview: Barcelona vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews the first El Clasico of the season as Barcelona host Real Madrid at Camp Nou.
Dec 2, 15:05
Antoine Griezmann celebrates in the air after scoring the opener during the Champions League quarter-final between Atletico Madrid and Barcelona on April 13, 2016
Antoine Griezmann joins Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo on shortlist for FIFA award
Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann joins Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo on the three-man shortlist for FIFA's Player of the Year award.
Dec 2, 14:57
Gerard Pique at a press conference after the Barcelona training session prior to their Champions League match against Manchester City on October 18, 2016
Gerard Pique: 'El Clasico bigger for Barcelona'
Barcelona centre-back Gerard Pique concedes that his side cannot afford to lose Saturday's El Clasico at home to Real Madrid.
Nov 29, 12:57
Nacho for Real Madrid on September 27, 2014
Real Madrid's Nacho: 'We relaxed too much'
Real Madrid concedes that his side were guilty of 'relaxing' during Saturday's 2-1 win over Sporting Gijon in La Liga.
Nov 27, 15:48
Zinedine Zidane appears prior to the game between Real Madrid and Deportivo La Coruna on January 9, 2016
Zinedine Zidane: 'We struggled against Sporting Gijon'
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane admits that his team were far from their best during Saturday's 2-1 win over Sporting Gijon in La Liga.
Nov 27, 15:11
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring his first during the La Liga game between Deportivo La Coruna and Real Madrid on May 14, 2016
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo hits brace in Real Madrid win
Real Madrid go seven points clear at the top of La Liga courtesy of a 2-1 win over Sporting Gijon at the Bernabeu on Saturday afternoon.
Nov 26, 17:08
Zinedine Zidane appears prior to the game between Real Madrid and Deportivo La Coruna on January 9, 2016
Live Commentary: Real Madrid 2-1 Sporting Gijon - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the La Liga clash between Real Madrid and Sporting Gijon at the Bernabeu.
Nov 26, 14:15
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino looks on during his side's Premier League clash with Crystal Palace at White Hart Lane on August 20, 2016
Mauricio Pochettino: 'Next Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo will play in England'
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino predicts that the world's best players will be lured to the Premier League in the future.
Nov 25, 20:35
Karim Benzema, who got the keys to my bimmer, celebrates scoring during the La Liga game between Real Madrid and Espanyol on January 31, 2016
Result: Karim Benzema fires Real Madrid into last 16 of Champions League
Real Madrid book their place in the last 16 of the Champions League courtesy of a 2-1 victory over Sporting Lisbon.
Nov 22, 21:41
Sergio Ramos kisses the trophy after the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Team News: Sergio Ramos returns to Real Madrid starting XI against Sporting Lisbon
Real Madrid make one change to their starting XI ahead of their Champions League trip to Sporting Lisbon, with captain Sergio Ramos replacing Nacho in defence.
Nov 22, 19:26
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring his first during the La Liga game between Deportivo La Coruna and Real Madrid on May 14, 2016
Live Commentary: Sporting Lisbon 1-2 Real Madrid - as it happened
Relive Real Madrid's 2-1 victory over 10-man Sporting Lisbon as goals from Raphael Varane and Karim Benzema fire Los Blancos into the last 16 of the Champions League.
Nov 22, 18:44
Isco of Real Madrid celebrates after scoring his team's opening goal during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and UD Las Palmas at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on October 31, 2015
Isco to reject latest Real Madrid contract offer?
A report claims that Isco is unhappy with his lack of playing time at Real Madrid and will not extend his current deal, opening the door for a potential January move.
Nov 22, 11:47
Zinedine Zidane watches on during the Champions League quarter-final between Real Madrid and Wolfsburg on April 12, 2016
Zinedine Zidane expects "very difficult" test against Sporting Lisbon
Zinedine Zidane tells his Real Madrid players that "winning against Atletico means nothing" when it comes to locking horns with Sporting Lisbon on Tuesday evening.
Nov 21, 20:37
Wales midfielder Aaron Ramsey in action during his side's World Cup qualifier with Serbia on November 12, 2016
Three Wales players make UEFA Team of the Year shortlist
Wales have three players in the running to make it into UEFA's Team of the Year, but Arsenal and Germany ace Mesut Ozil fails to make the 40-man shortlist.
Nov 21, 20:07
Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo watches on from the sidelines during his side's Champions League semi-final first leg against Manchester City on April 26, 2016
Atletico Madrid's Koke brands Real Madrid rival Cristiano Ronaldo a "faggot"
Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke reportedly brands Real Madrid rival Cristiano Ronaldo a "faggot" as the two clash during Saturday's derby.
Nov 21, 15:14
Zinedine Zidane looks on during the UEFA Champions League match between AS Roma and Real Madrid on February 17, 2016
Zinedine Zidane hails "hardworking" Real Madrid following emphatic derby win
Zinedine Zidane heaps praise on his Real Madrid players following the 3-0 win over rivals Atletico Madrid, which he says was down to the determination on show.
Nov 20, 15:40
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates his second during the Champions League quarter-final between Real Madrid and Wolfsburg on April 12, 2016
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick downs Atletico Madrid in derby
Cristiano Ronaldo scores his 39th career hat-trick to send Real Madrid four points clear courtesy of a 3-0 victory over city rivals Atletico Madrid.
Nov 19, 21:36
Cristiano Ronaldo has an unsuccessful attempt during extra time of the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Live Commentary: Atletico Madrid 0-3 Real Madrid - as it happened
Relive Real Madrid's 3-0 victory over Atletico Madrid as Cristiano Ronaldo's historic hat-trick sends the visitors four points clear at the Vicente Calderon.
Nov 19, 19:41
Cristiano Ronaldo and Mesut Ozil celebrate a goal scored by the former.
Mesut Ozil: 'Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the best players of all time'
Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil hails former Real Madrid teammate Cristiano Ronaldo as one of the greatest players of all time.
Nov 18, 20:55
Chelsea winger Eden Hazard in action during his side's Premier League clash with Everton at Stamford Bridge on November 5, 2016
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte praises form of Eden Hazard
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte says that he has been impressed by the recent form of winger Eden Hazard.
Nov 18, 18:42
Manchester United's midfielder Ryan Giggs controls the ball during a friendly football match between AIK and Manchester United on August 6, 2013
Gareth Bale: 'Ryan Giggs is my greatest ever teammate'
Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale says that Wales legend Ryan Giggs is the greatest player he has played with during his career.
Nov 18, 16:56
Isco in action for Real Madrid on September 18, 2016
Real Madrid's Isco 'knows nothing' of contract talk
Spain midfielder Isco denies that he is currently in contract renewal talks with Real Madrid, with his existing deal expiring in just 18 months.
Nov 16, 14:35
Carles Puyol in action for Barcelona on March 18, 2000.
Carlos Puyol: 'Lionel Messi best player in history'
Carlos Puyol brands former Barcelona teammate Lionel Messi 'the best player in the history of football'.
Nov 15, 22:28
Gabi for Atletico Madrid on October 4, 2014
Gabi: 'Luka Modric is Real Madrid's star man'
Luka Modric is more important to Real Madrid than the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale, according to Atletico Madrid captain Gabi.
Nov 15, 15:42
Cristiano Ronaldo during the Euro 2016 Group F game between Portugal and Iceland on June 14, 2016
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo nets brace in Portugal win
Cristiano Ronaldo nets a brace as Portugal record a 4-1 win over Latvia in Sunday's 2018 World Cup qualification clash.
Nov 13, 21:40
Cristiano Ronaldo during the Euro 2016 Group F game between Portugal and Iceland on June 14, 2016
Live Commentary: Portugal 4-1 Latvia - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the 2018 World Cup qualifier between Portugal and Latvia, which ended in a 4-1 home win.
Nov 13, 18:45
Antoine Griezmann celebrates scoring during the Euro 2016 RO16 match between France and Republic of Ireland on June 26, 2016
Antoine Griezmann names Jamie Vardy in top three players of 2016
Atletico Madrid and France forward Antoine Griezmann names Jamie Vardy alongside Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo as his three best players of 2016.
Nov 11, 18:12
Cristiano Ronaldo holds up the trophy after the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Cristiano Ronaldo: 'Juventus could win Champions League'
Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo believes that Juventus have all of the attributes to win the Champions League this season.
Nov 11, 17:33
Cristiano Ronaldo during the Euro 2016 Group F game between Portugal and Iceland on June 14, 2016
Fernando Santos: 'I regret playing Cristiano Ronaldo against Manchester United'
Former Sporting Lisbon manager Fernando Santos admits that he regrets playing Cristiano Ronaldo against Manchester United in a 2003 pre-season friendly.
Nov 10, 19:56
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring his first during the La Liga game between Deportivo La Coruna and Real Madrid on May 14, 2016
Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo excited for "special" return to Sporting Lisbon
Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo says that it will be "special" to return to his former club Sporting Lisbon when the two clubs face one another in the Champions League.
Nov 9, 17:01
Real Madrid and Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo smiles after receiving the 2014 FIFA Ballon d'Or award for player of the year during the FIFA Ballon d'Or award ceremony on January 12, 2015
Cristiano Ronaldo: 'I am not obsessed with Ballon d'Or'
Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo insists that trophies with the team are more important to him than picking up individual awards such as the Ballon d'Or.
Nov 7, 13:41


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2Barcelona1484234151928
3Sevilla148332520527
4Atletico MadridAtletico1474328111725
5Athletic Bilbao147252017323
6Villarreal146531910923
7Real Sociedad147252319423
8Malaga155642422221
9EibarEibar146352119221
10Celta Vigo146352426-221
11Las PalmasLas Palmas145542522320
12Espanyol144731717019
13AlavesAlaves144551417-317
14Real Betis144371728-1115
15Leganes144281125-1414
16Deportivo La CorunaDeportivo143471824-613
17Valencia143381926-712
18Sporting GijonSporting Gijon143381528-1312
19Granada151681431-179
20Osasuna141491329-167