5 famous players who idolise Cristiano Ronaldo


Cristiano Ronaldo Arguably one of the best players in the history of the game. In an illustrious career spanning nearly two decades, Ronaldo has scored goals and won trophies for club and country.

The 36-year-old is the all-time top scorer in the Champions League and European Championships. He is also the joint most prolific scorer in international football and Real Madrid’s all-time top scorer.

With over 300 million followers on Instagram, ronaldo He is the most followed footballer on social media platform. Juventus And the Portugal striker is also considered by many in the football fraternity.

On that note, take a look at five big-name players who idolized Cristiano Ronaldo:


#5 Harry Kane

Harry KaneHarry Kane Big fan of Cristiano Ronaldo.

The Englishman, who has had a fruitful campaign for England reaching the final at Euro 2020, asked for Ronaldo’s jersey after a 2017 Champions League game between Real Madrid and Tottenham Hotspur.

After the two exchanged jerseys, Kane said:

“I asked for his shirt. He’s a big role model of mine, looking up to him when I was growing up. It’s a great shirt to get and frame. I gave him my shirt. I don’t know if he’s in it.” What will you do with him?”

Kane has been a prolific scorer for the club and the country over the years. But with no trophy on his resume so far, it remains to be seen whether the Englishman will stay at Spurs.


#4 Matthijs de Ligt

Matthijs de Ligt (left) and Ronaldo are now teammates at Juventus.Matthijs de Ligta, known as one of the best young defenders in the game, impressed in the 2018–19 Champions League quarter-final against Cristiano Ronaldo’s Juventus.

The then Ajax captain took his team to a fairy-tale race to the final four and was seconds away from making the final, before they fell short. A few months later, Bianconeri landed De Ligt on a big money move.

In an interview with Dutch magazine VI just before he moved to Juventus, de Ligt revealed that he had been a fan of Ronaldo since his later Manchester United days, saying:

“Recently, when I had dinner with some childhood friends, I came to the conclusion that I always wanted to be Cristiano Ronaldo when we were playing football in the garden. That was especially in his time when he was in Manchester Played at United.

De Ligt, who has now played two seasons with Ronaldo, continued:

“My first football shirt also belonged to him from that time. That dinner happened right after a meeting with Juventus, where I was supposed to duel with the same Ronaldo.

Both players have been linked with a move away from Turin this summer, but de Ligt and Ronaldo are expected to play at least one more season together at Juventus.

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