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8 Interesting facts about Cristaino Ronaldo you didn't know

CR7 is one of the best players to have graced the earth. He is a versatile attacking forward with speed, great footwork .He has played in various countries winning league titles.

at Real Madrid he has had strong numbers.Ronaldo scored 311 goals in 292 appearances shows how efficient and effective he is in front of goal.

He has won the serie A title with Juventus this season .The following facts about him are just amazing.

CR7 doesn't have tattoos

When players rise to fame they tend to ink their bodies and get tattoos all over their body. However, Ronaldo has noticeably shunned this trait and doesn’t have a single tattoo on his body.

Ronaldo is committed to saving peoples lives by donating blood. This might explain why he doesn't have one. The Red Cross stipulates that you can’t give blood for at least four months after getting an inking, which would leave Ronaldo with large periods of time in between blood donation.

He's named after Ronald Reagan

This name sounds unfamiliar with the name Ronaldo which he's known for. Ronaldo's father had to settle for Ronaldo’ as a way to honour Ronald Reagan. He was his favourite actor before he ascended to power.

He jumps five times faster than a cheetah

Research shows that apart from his speed, the Juventus man can jump five times faster than a cheetah.

His jumps have surprised the World when Ronaldo has scored amazing goals. Maybe this would explain how he manages to do all those ridiculous scissor kicks.

His hard work during training might have helped Ronaldo with sprints hence making him more athleticism in football Games.

Ronaldo’s boyhood friend Albert Fantrau sacrificed his own place at football academy for Ronaldo

Friendship is the most valuable thing one can have.Ronald was best friends with his team mate Albert Fantrau. Their coach told them that whoever got the most goals in a particular game would win a scholarship to Lisbon’s prestigious footballing academy.

Frau and Ronaldo were having the same goals and his friend had the chance to score his second to get the chance but he passed it to Ronaldo. Frau later explained that CR7 was a better player than him.

Ronaldo has appreciated his best friend with a house, a card and money as a thank you.

He was the first-ever Portuguese player to join Manchester United

Ronaldo joined Manchester United for £12m in 2003 becoming first-ever Portuguese to play for the Red devils.

His was given jersey No7 which was been worn by Manchester legends David Beckham, Eric Cantona and George Best. He withstands the pressure for Jersey and he ended making his career with the number.

Ronaldo never drinks alcohol

His father was an alcoholic and Ronaldo had to experience the tragedy while at 20 when his father José died of complications related to alcoholism.

Ronaldo has feared to touch alcoholic drinks fears the bad trait might be hereditary and doesn’t want to risk following in his dad’s footsteps.

Ronaldo underwent heart surgery at 15 years old

Ronaldo had a heart complication which made him to under surgery at 15 due to his racing heartbeat.

This has helped Ronaldo to be the star he is currently having achieved legend status with Los Blancos.

He was expelled for school at 14 years old

CR7was expelled from school at the age of 14 years old after a teacher at his new school mocked his accent! Ronaldo got so angry about the joke that he threw a chair at the teacher, leading the future footballer to be expelled. Dolores wasn’t too angry when Ronaldo got home though. She could already see that his true talent was football and instead Ronaldo was able to focus 100% on becoming a professional. Good job he didn’t suffer any career-ending injuries as a young man!

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