Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the most admired athletes of our time. Aside from being one of the best football players of our generation, Ronaldo is also one of the most popular and loved players.

1. He was expelled from school at the age of 14

2. A friendly against Manchester United set him on his path

3. He is named after former U.S President Ronald Reagan

4. He became a father in 2010

5. He has no tattoos

6. He has his own museum in his honour

7. His free kick speed is around 130 kmph

8. He was diagnosed with a racing heart at 15

9. He has his own fashion boutique

10. His father passed away when he was 20

11. He has less body fat than most supermodels

12. He paid for a brain operation and treatments for a 10-month old boy

13. He can jump higher than the average NBA player

14. He had some help from a friend

15. He has scored a goal in every minute of a game over his career