Juventus star player cum captain for the Portuguese National Team, Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro popularly called CR7 will soon become the third sportsman in the world after golf star Tiger Woods and boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr to have earned $1bn during his career.
The football god has taken a pay cut of £3.45million, which, in line with the rest of his Juventus team-mates, will help the Serie A giants save up to £100m from March until May amid the COVID-19 scare.
Only one team player @ Barcelona star Lionel Messi earned more than Ronaldo last season, but the fact that the 35-year-old has almost played 18 seasons of professional football helps him become the first-ever footballer to reach $1bn during his career.
Business Insider also reports that Roger Federer will become the first billionaire in tennis this very year.
Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro as a champ deserves this and even more! He has taken football to the next level and has proven this by playing in almost all the leagues of the world. He’s the real GOAT (Greatest Of All Time)