Five-time Ballon d’Or winner, Cristiano Ronaldo, turned 37 on Feb 5. The official top goal scorer in football history received wishes from all over the world.
The news: The Portuguese football superstar, Ronaldo had social media flooded as he celebrated his birthday on Feb 5. Apart from his 399 million Instagram followers, football fans and peers from all around the world sent their best wishes to the ‘GOAT’.
What’s happening: Ronaldo is a superstar player who has been dubbed the greatest player to ever represent his clubs and country. With his on-field abilities, the Portuguese ace winger-turned-striker has often mesmerized the world. Along the way, the ‘goalscoring machine’ has amassed a number of records, earning him the title of “best of all time” among his supporters and critics.
- Ronaldo has made many records including highest goal-scorer of all-time; most international goals in history; first-ever to win the top scorer award in England, Spain as well as in Italy; consecutive goal scoring records and Champions League top-scorer.
What are they saying: Many fans have tweeted their wishes on Ronaldo’s birthday, writing “There is no one and there will never be anyone like GOAT”. While a few wrote “Happy Birthday To the Greatest Ever Footballer…. Thank you for giving us soo much joy. Long Life The King, Long Life The Greatest”.