Ronaldo has come a long way since arriving at manchester united as a skinny teenager in 2003. And itv released an extract of the documentary that had the outspoken morgan share a clip with ronaldo from his late dad jose dinis aveiro.
The clip was filmed before the juventus superstar s.
When did cristiano ronaldo lose his dad. His father an alcoholic and former. The juventus star was shown the clip of his father jose dinis aveiro speaking about him on his doorstep ahead of the euro 2004 tournament held in portugal. When ronaldo talks about his dad now he acknowledges the violence and alcoholism but blames his dad s war experience on his failings when really it was just something inside aveiro that did him.
Ronaldo s father jose dinis aveiro passed away in 2005 from liver failure after alcohol abuse. Ronaldo always remained grateful for this compassionate gesture. Ronaldo was 20 at the time and playing for manchester united and was on the cusp of becoming the global megastar he is today.
By danielle joynson staff reporter 5y real madrid star cristiano ronaldo has opened up about his relationship with his father who passed away 10 years ago. Ronaldo s father jose dinis aveiro died of liver failure in 2005 at the age of 52 after battling alcoholism. Aveiro died of a liver failure on september 5 2005 at london england.
The three time ballon d or winner was. Dad josé dinis aveiro died in 2005 of liver failure. But he has revealed that he barely knew his father jose dinis aveiro and rarely even had a proper.
When aveiro was critical in a london hospital ronaldo was allowed to miss the manchester united s champions league group game with villarreal to be with his father. The portuguese star was just two years into his manchester united career when his father died and. But all that success is tinged with sadness when he reflects on a troubled family life with an alcoholic father who missed his meteoric rise.