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Cristiano Ronaldo: the biography

Cristiano Ronaldo: the biography

Balagué, Guillem, author

Cristiano Ronaldo is known across the globe as a Portuguese footballer who plays as a forward for Spanish club Real Madrid and captains the Portugal national team. He became the most expensive footballer in history when he moved from Manchester United to Real Madrid in 2009 in a transfer worth over £80 million. Ronaldo's contract with Real Madrid, under the terms of which he is paid £21 million per year (after taxes), makes him the highest-paid footballer in the world, and his buy-out clause is valued at £1 billion as per his contract. This is his story

Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: Orion, 2015
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Available at Kidderminster and The Hive.

  • Kidderminster – One available in /RON

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    700043131453 /RON ANF Hardback Available
  • The Hive – One available in Level 3: Biography 796.334092/BAL

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    700043128452 Level 3: Biography 796.334092/BAL ANF Hardback Available


Statement of responsibility: Guillem Balague
ISBN: 1409155048, 9781409155041
Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Physical Description: 376 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (colour) ; 24 cm
Subject: Ronaldo, Cristiano, 1985-; Biography.; Soccer players Portugal Biography.

Author note

Guillem Balague is the author of Messi, Bar?a, Pep Guardiola, A Season on the Brink, and Cristiano Ronaldo. A key fixture of Sky Sports' coverage of Spanish football, he appears regularly both on live match coverage and on the weekly round-up show, Revista de la Liga. He is also the UK Correspondent for AS, the Madrid-based Spanish sports newspaper, and El Larguero, Spain's most popular sports radio show. His work appears regularly in The Times and in Champions magazine, where he writes a regular column on international football.