Ronaldo first started to play on the streets in Quinta do Falcao which was his local neighbourhood and used to participate in local tournaments. CF Andorinha was his first official football team at the age of 8. At that time he was a fan of Benfica as his most family members were.
In 1995 he was recruited to Nacional which was one of Islands first division team. After spending one season with the team and after winning the championship he was taken in for trials at Sporting Lisbon. At the age of 11 he went to the Sporting Lisbon academy. In that academy he was being made to learn all the tactics and skills needed to be real player. In 2002 he made his appearance as a first division player in Sporting Lisbon and played his game as a senior.
After prospering his own name he moved on to Manchester United and spends there 6 years of his life playing to the fullest of his ability. After completing 3 championships with Manchester he moved on to take bigger challenges in life and so he joined Real Madrid. So far he has leaded a memorable career and hopefully moves on to get more honour and fame in life.