Cristiano Ronaldo

By: Maksymilian Barchan

Why Cristiano Ronaldo is the best player in the world ?

Cristiano Ronaldo for most people is the best player in the world. He won many awards. Also he can do with ball things that no one can repeat. In 2008 and 2013 Ronaldo won Fifa Ballon d'or it's award for the best player in the world. He also became the most expensive footballer in history when he moved from Manchester United to Real Madrid in 2009 in a transfer worth $131.6 million. (Gomez)

His awards :

  • La Liga: (2012)
  • Copa del Rey: (2011)
  • Spanish Super Cup: (2012)
  • UEFA Champions League: (2008)

  • FIFA Club World Cup: (2008)

  • Premier League: (2009, 2008, 2007)

  • FA Cup: (2004)
  • Community Shield: (2008, 2007)

  • Football League Cup: (2009, 2006)

  • 2 Ballon d'Or: (2008 and 2013)

  • FIFA World Player (2008)
  • Golden Boot: (2011, 2008)

  • Pichichi Trophy (2011)
  • FIFPro World Player of the Year: (2008)

  • Bravo Trophy: 2004
  • FIFA/FIFPRO World XI: (2010 and 2013) (Corrigan)

Ballon d'Or

The Ballon d'Or and often referred to as the European Footballer of the Year award, was an annual association football award. It was presented to the player who had been voted to have performed the best over the previous year. Cristiano won it twice in 2008 and 2013. Only Lionel Messi has more Ballon d'Or than Ronaldo. Ronaldo said "Perhaps, It's not my last ballon d'or" (Gomez), (White)

Tricks and Goals

At the video below Cristiano is showing his skills and goals. On this video you also can see how fast he is and what he can do with ball. Many people say that Cristiano is from other Planet.(White)
Cristiano Ronaldo 2014 ► You Matter | Best Goals, Skills & Dribbling | HD

Coaches and players say nice things about Ronaldo.

“There are some things Ronaldo can do with a football that make me touch my head and wonder how on earth he did it.”


Portuguese star Luis Figo


"Coaching him was the highlight of my career, Being at a club with Cristiano Ronaldo is the best thing to have happened to me. Why? Because if I let him pass ahead of me he would be mobbed immediately, and I would be free to pass by in no hurry"

Jose Mourinho - One of the best coaches in the world



Work Cited

Corrigan,, Dermot. "Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo: 2013 Could Be My Best Year - ESPN FC." ESPNFC. ESPN, 13 Mar. 2013. Web. 03 Feb. 2014.

Gomez, Nunu. "Cristiano Ronaldo." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, 02 Mar. 2014. Web. 03 Feb. 2014.

White, Duncan. "Cristiano Ronaldo Wins Fifa World Player of the Year." The Telegraph. Telegraph Media Group, 12 Jan. 2009. Web. 03 Feb. 2014.