Samuel Oladipupo Essoodee
Five-time Ballon d’Or winner, Christian Ronaldo, turn 34 today, February 5.
He was born and raised on the Portuguese island of Madeira.
Ronaldo is regarded as one of the best players in the history of football – by many football greats including the likes of Diego Maradona, pele and Zinedine Zidane.
Ronaldo’s profile is indeed phenomenal. He has won 29 trophies in his senior career, including five UEFA Champions League and one UEFA European Champions title. He won 16 trophies with Real Madrid during his nine years at the Santiago Bernabeu.
He won four UEFA Champions League, two La Liga titles, two Copa del Reys, two Spanish Super Cups, three FIFA Club World Cups and three UEFA Super Cups with Los Blancos.
Ronaldo lifted 10 trophies during his six-year stint with Manchester United. He won one Champions League crown, three Premier League titles, one FA Cup, two League Cups, one FIFA Club World Cup and two FA Community Shields.