Cristiano Ronaldo is the highest paid athlete in the world.

Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro, born 1985, is a Portuguese professional soccer player who plays for the club team Real Madrid. Ronaldo was born on the Island of Madeira off the coast of Portugal. He was a talented player from his youth and eventually joined Manchester United at the young age of 18. He played for Manchester United until 2009 and…