From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishRonaldo, CristianoCristiano RonaldoRo·nal·do, Cris·tia·no /rəˈnældəʊ, krɪsˈtjɑːnəʊ $ -doʊ, krɪsˈtjɑːnoʊ/(1985-) a Portuguesefootballplayer who has played for the Portuguese nationalteam, Sporting Clube de Portugal, Manchester United, and Real Madrid. With Manchester United he won the UEFA ChampionsLeague (2007-2008), the FAPremier League title (2006–2007,2007-2008,2008-2009), the FA Cup (2004), and the Football League Cup (2006,2009). His individualawardsinclude the PFA Players’ Player of the Year (2007 and 2008) and the PFA Young Player of the Year (2007). He became the most expensive player in the history of football when he was sold by Manchester United to Real Madrid for £80 million. His fullname is Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro.