Sunday 21 December 2014

Cristiano Ronaldo's Manchester United career

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Christiano Ronaldo makes his debut in front of the home fans during the game against Bolton Wanderers at Old Trafford in Manchester 16 August 2003. Manchester United won the game 4-0. Photo: AFP, Getty Images
Ronaldo scores his first goal for Manchester United with a free kick in a 3-0 win over Portsmouth on 1 November 2003. Photo: Alex Livesey, Getty Images
Cristiano Ronaldo of United holds off Mortiz Volz of Fulham at Old Trafford in October 2003. Photo: Ben Radford, Getty Images
Ronaldo holds his leg after a challenge from Graham Stuart of Charlton at The Valley, London in September 2003. Photo: AFP, Getty Images
Ronaldo gets a shot past Liverpool's Xabi Alonso at Old Trafford in September 2004. Photo: AFP, Getty Images
Ronaldo signs autographs with fans prior to the the Barclays Premiership match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on October 22, 2005. Photo: Alex Livesey, Getty Images
Ronaldo (C) celebrates scoring against Millwall with teammates Roy Keane (L) and Wes Brown during their FA Cup Final football victory in 2004. Photo: AFP, Getty Images
Cristian Ronaldo celebrates victory over Millwall in the 123rd FA Cup Final with Ruud Van Nistleroy at The Millennium Stadium in May 22, 2004. Photo: Mike Hewitt, Getty Images
Ronaldo was criticised by manager Gareth Southgate for diving in a match against Middlesbrough in December 2006. Photo: Matthew Peters, Getty Images
Ronaldo receives the Premiership player of the month award before the English Premiership football match against Aston Villa at Old Trafford in Manchester, north-west England, 13 January 2007. Photo: AFP, Getty Images
Accused of diving against Tottenham Hotspur Ronaldo scores a penalty during the game at White Hart Lane in February, 2007. Photo: Phil Cole, Getty Images
Ronaldo scores his first hat trick for Manchester United in a 6-0 win against Newcastle United at Old Trafford on 12 January 2008. Photo: Clive Brunskill, Getty Images
For the first time in his Manchester United career Ronaldo captains the team against Bolton, scoring both goals in the 2-0 victory in March 2008. Photo: Alex Livesey, Getty Images
Ronaldo scores past Bolton Wanderers' Oman goalkeeper in the 2-0 win over Bolton in March 2008. Photo: AFP, Getty Images
Ronaldo scores the opening goal of the 2007/08 Champions League final against Chelsea in May. Photo: Michael Steele, Getty Images
Ronaldo sees his penalty kick saved by Petr Cech of Chelsea in the shoot-out during the Champions League Final. Photo: Jamie McDonald, Getty Images
Ronaldo reacts after his penalty miss against Chelsea in the Champions League final. Photo: Shaun Botterill, Getty Images
Cristiano Ronaldo of Manchester United holds the trophy after Manchester United emerged victorious 6-5 on penalties. Photo: Alex Livesey, Getty Images
Cristiano Ronaldo of Manchester United poses with the Champions League trophy following winning the Champions League Final against Chelsea. Photo: Alex Livesey, Getty Images
Ronaldo scored his 100th (pictured) and 101st goals in all competitions for Manchester United against Stoke City at Old Trafford in November 2008. Photo: Alex Livesey, Getty Images
Ronaldo became the first Manchester United player to receive the Ballon d'or after being voted the European Footballer of the Year in December 2008. Photo: Alex Livesey, Getty Images
In January 2009 Ronaldo escapes unscathed from a car crash that left his Ferrari a mangled wreck. Photo: AFP, Getty Images
Ronaldo celebrates collecting the FIFA Club World Cup 2008 trophy in Yokohama in December 2008. Photo: AFP, Getty Images
Ronaldo celebrates a third Premier League title with Manchester United in May 2009. Photo: AFP, Getty Images
Ronaldo of Manchester United celebrates winning the Barclays Premier League. Photo: Alex Livesey, Getty Images
Ronaldo of Manchester United kisses the Barclays Premier League trophy. Photo: Alex Livesey, Getty Images
Cristiano Ronaldo protests during the 2009 Champions League with Barcelona with the referee after fouling Barcelona's captain and defender Carles Puyol. Photo: AFP, Getty Images
Ronaldo shoots inside the Barcelona box late in the Champions League final. Photo: AFP, Getty Images
Ronaldo alongside Carlos Tevez react after the final whistle of the Champions League final. Photo: Laurence Griffiths, Getty Images
Ronaldo sits on the pitch after the Champions League loss to Barcelona. Photo: Shaun Botterill, Getty Images
Ronaldo arrives with the Manchester United team at Manchester airport after the Champions League defeat to Barcelona. Photo: AFP, Getty Images

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