After a successful season with sporting that brought the young player to the attention of europe s biggest football clubs ronaldo signed with english powerhouse manchester united in 2003. His great grandmother on his father s side isabel da.
He was an instant sensation and soon came to be regarded as one of the best forwards in the game.
When cristiano ronaldo join manchester united. Cristiano ronaldo dos santos aveiro was born in são pedro funchal on the portuguese island of madeira and grew up in santo antónio funchal. 1954 a cook and josé dinis aveiro 1953 2005 a municipal gardener and part time kit man. Cristiano ronaldo exhausted all superlatives during his six years with united while he matured from an inexperienced young winger in 2003 into officially the best footballer on the planet in 2009.
June 11 2009 was the day that real madrid confirmed the signing of manchester united starlet cristiano ronaldo for a then world record sum of 80 million. He is the fourth and youngest child of maria dolores dos santos viveiros da aveiro b. The 35 year old is currently in his.
Cristiano ronaldo is considering a return to manchester united after the premier league club begun talks to re sign their former player according to reports. Cristiano ronaldo could reportedly quit juventus for a stunning return to manchester united. Speaking on television programme chiringuito de jugones broadcast on tv channel la sexta.
Ronaldo is sent off at portsmouth as manchester united make an inauspicious start to the 2007 08 season.