Cristiano Ronaldo is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays for the Spanish club, Real Madrid. Born on 5th February 1985, Ronaldo can play as a winger and as a lone striker. He also serves as the captain for the Portugal is the country's all-time top scorer. In 2008, aged 23, Ronaldo received his first of three Ballon d'Or awards after his 42 goals led Manchester United to the UEFA Champions League and the English Premier League. He is competing with Lionel Messi for being the top scorer in the Champions League, where the two remain touch and go. Conferred with the title as the best Portuguese player of all time by the Portuguese Football Federation, 'CR7' has one every major honour in club football and was a part of the Portuguese teams that reached the Euro 2004 final and the semi-finals in World Cup 2006. Off the field, Ronaldo's greek god looks have made him one of the most marketable sportsmen and widely regarded as most complete footballer to ever step on a field.