Cristiano Ronaldo Jr. was born on June 17, 2010, a Portuguese American and the son of world-famous footballer Cristiano Ronaldo. The son seems to be following in his father’s footsteps, who believes his son has what it takes to be a next-generation football legend. The football star is mentoring his son, currently playing in the Manchester United academy. Join us today in celebrating his birthday right here.
Cristiano Ronaldo Jr.
June 17, 2010
The father, Portuguese football star Cristiano Ronaldo, announced the birth of his son in a post on Facebook and Twitter, on July 17, 2010. He also revealed that their son’s mother did not want to be known and had given him exclusive guardianship. He was raised by his grandmother Maria Dolores dos Santos Aveiro.
In an interview in 2015 with Jonathan Ross, Ronaldo revealed that his son does not know his mother but he will tell him when the time is right. A loving step-mom, the footballer’s girlfriend, Georgina Rodriguez, is the mother of Ronaldo’s three other kids: twins Eva and Mateo, born in June 2017 via surrogacy; and Alana Martina, born in November 2017.
The young soccer athlete, Ronaldo Jr. is currently in the Manchester United football academy, alongside Kai (Wayne Rooney’s son), and Nemanja Matic’s son. During the summer transfer in 2021, he joined the English club’s Under-12 squad. He has previously played in the Juventus football academy and transferred to the Red Devils’ side after his father returned to Old Trafford in a $22 million transfer in August 2021. Ronaldo has revealed in the past that he would like to see his son follow in his footsteps. Dos Santos Aveiro, the boy’s grandmother, believes he is more skilled than his father at that age and is hopeful he will be a great player. Ronaldo Jr.’s Manchester United move ensured that he is closer to his dad, who is also his mentor.
His birth is announced on Twitter and Facebook by his famous father and football icon Christiano Ronaldo.
Cristiano Ronaldo releases a video of his son Ronaldo Jr. imitating his famous pose on free kicks and scoring a wonderful goal, and the short video of him showcasing his remarkable talent gains worldwide media attention and goes viral on social media.
The young talent Ronaldo Jr. begins training for football, under the guidance of his father.
The young talent joins Manchester United’s Under-12 squad during the summer transfer.
Why We Love Cristiano Ronaldo Jr.
He’s a devoted player
At the young age of 12, Cristiano Ronaldo Jr. has already shown incredible talent. He’s now training in the Manchester United academy to become a legend like his father.
He’s ambitious and focused
In a couple of videos shared by fans, Ronaldo Jr. is seen playing the sport with great passion. He is training to play professionally, under the guidance of his father.
His family ties
His family is pretty close-knit and is often seen traveling together. The unconditional support and love are evident in the pictures that his father shares online.
5 Surprising Facts
In all the appearances he’s made, Cristiano Ronaldo Jr. always looks chic and effortlessly stylish.
He loves to travel
Apart from studying and playing soccer, Ronaldo Jr. seems to love traveling and enjoys exploring new places.
He enjoys swimming
As observed in various social media posts, Ronaldo Jr. enjoys swimming and visits beaches often.
He learns from his father
His father being one of the best in the world, Ronaldo Jr. is keen on learning from him, often accompanying him to his soccer matches.
He likes singing
As seen in his father and stepmom’s social media posts, the youngster has sung a few songs on occasion and seems to enjoy singing.
Cristiano Ronaldo Jr. FAQs
Where is Cristiano Ronaldo Jr. now?
The young athlete has joined his father at Manchester United by officially signing with the club.
Is Cristiano Ronaldo Jr. adopted?
On July 17, 2010, the football star Cristiano Ronaldo announced on Twitter and Facebook that he had become a father to a baby boy. The baby was born in the U.S., and his mother made Ronaldo the child’s sole guardian.
Can Cristiano Ronaldo Jr. speak English?
The multilingual youngster speaks four languages: Spanish, English, Portuguese, and Italian.
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