Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro is a forward for Premier League Club Manchester United and captains the Portugal national team.
Ronaldo is recognised as one of the best players of all time and has won the most European player accolades with four European Golden Shoes and five Ballon d’Ors.
In his career, he has won 32 trophies, including the UEFA European Championship, five UEFA Champions Leagues, and seven league championships. Ronaldo has the records for most Champions League appearances (183), goals (140), and assists (42) as well as the most international goals (117) and appearances by a European player (14) and European Championship goals (14).
He is one of the select few athletes with over 1,100 career appearances in the professional sphere and over 800 senior-level goals for club and country.
On 21st November 2022, Cristiano Ronaldo became the first person ever to hit 500 million followers on Instagram. At present, Ronaldo is the most followed athlete or the most followed person in the world.
Ronaldo, a star for Manchester United, became the first individual to reach half a billion followers.
The star of Manchester United, Cristiano Ronaldo, is the first individual to achieve 500 million Instagram followers. The well-known Portuguese football player acquired 500 million fans on social media.
The first prominent individual to gain a sizable following on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram was Cristiano Ronaldo. Virat Kohli, a former captain of the Indian cricket team, has almost half as many Instagram followers. Cristiano Ronaldo’s competitor Lionel Messi has been the 2nd most followed person on Instagram with just 327 million followers on Instagram.
Cristiano and Messi have been competing with each other both on and off the field. The Portuguese footballing sensation is currently being followed by more than 10% of the global population.
A recent snapshot that Ronaldo posted with Messi went viral on Instagram. The two best football players in the world now are Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal and Lionel Messi of Argentina. The picture on Cristiano Ronaldo’s account has been the second most liked picture in the history of Instagram. Cristiano just loves to break records.
They’re still considered football specialists, but they seldom ever show up together. Since they are on separate clubs in different leagues, they are no longer in competition with one another. They have never been a member of any teams.
He earns $2.3 for each sponsored post on Instagram. The third-ranked sports celebrity, Virat Kohli, costs $1.7 million each post. Ronaldo, a five-time FIFA player of the year, became the first active team athlete to surpass $1 billion in career earnings in 2020.
Ronaldo surpasses Messi in terms of overall goals scored in football records. The Portuguese striker has more than 800 goals to his credit for club and country. He is recognised as the country’s top goal scorer, male or female, with more than 110 goals. In addition, he has almost 700 goals for the clubs he has played for.
In 2022, Cristiano Ronaldo scored one goal on the international stage and one in eight games for Manchester United.
Ronaldo has twice been listed on Forbes’ list as the highest-paid athlete in the world, first in 2016 and then again in 2017.
Ronaldo has won seven league cups during his professional career. He even made history by becoming the first footballer to ever win the league cups in the Serie A, La Liga, and Premier League. In addition to these, he has won five UEFA Champions League crowns, three UEFA Super Cup titles, four FIFA Club World Cup trophies, and several more cups for the teams he has represented. He is focused on the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Whenever Cristiano Ronaldo posts a picture with his girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez or with his family, the picture always goes viral on the internet and receives a lot of love from the fans. Cristiano last posted a picture with Georgina on 12th June 2022 which was a selfie of the couple during one of their outings.
The picture of Cristiano Ronaldo and Gerogina Rodriguez received around 12010227 likes and a whole lost of comments with everyone showering their love on the couple.
Soon 3 days later on 15th June Cristiano Ronaldo posted another picture on his Instagram with his girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez and his kids on the table having a brunch with the whole family at Ronaldo’s house. The picture was instantly one of the most talked picture on the internet as Cristiano never fails to show his love towards his family. The picture has about 10122684 likes and a lot of comments where people are showing love for the big family. Cristiano Ronaldo keeps his social media profile picture of his family. Cristiano may have a lot of action pictures on the field but the love for his family remains untouched and they are the everything of the Portuguese footballer.