Soon after the football icon Cristiano Ronaldo joined Al Nassr club, his fans were eager to know where the Portuguese star will stay in Saudi Arabia.
Finally, the news has come out. It has been reported that Ronaldo has found a new home in Saudi Arabia. He is staying in a lavish suite at the Four Seasons Riyadh, which has 17 rooms and costs more than $300,000 a month.
A report in Daily Mail said that Ronaldo and his family have found a new home at the Four Seasons Riyadh hotel, where they are settling into their new life in Saudi Arabia.
Last week, Cristiano Ronaldo was unveiled by Al Nassr at a glittering ceremony in the Saudi capital after signing a $214 million per year contract.
In addition to his Al Nassr club salary, Ronaldo will earn 200 million euros to promote Saudi’s joint bid for 2030 World Cup, according to an AFP report. Saudi Arabia, along with Egypt and Greece, is likely to launch a bid to host world football’s 2030 tournament.
Ronaldo’s ambassadorial role will bring his reported earnings in Saudi Arabia to more than 400 million euros ($428 million).
Four Seasons Riyadh
The Four Seasons Riyadh hotel is housed inside one of Saudi’s most recognisable buildings, the 302m Kingdom Centre.
Cristiano Ronaldo and his entourage, made of his family, staff and friends, will take 17 rooms of the hotel. The total cast is estimated at over $300,000 a month, according to the Daily Mail report.
Chief among the accommodations is the 2-storey Kingdom Suite occupied by Ronaldo and his partner Georgina Rodriguez, the report said.
Deluxe Kingdom suite at Four Seasons Riyadh entertains guests with unparalleled views of the Saudi capital Riyadh.
“Our newest two-storey suite spans 48th and 50th floors of the luxury hotel, with a soaring living room, a private office, a dining room and a media room.”
Though the prices for these suites in Four Seasons Riyadh are not mentioned on the hotel website, it is estimated the bill for Cristiano Ronaldo and his entourage will top $300,000 a month.
Life in Saudi Arabia for Ronaldo
The football star and his family will stay in the hotel until they find a private residence while playing for the Al Nassr club. Staff members at the Four Seasons Riyadh are advised not to intrude on the icon footballer’s private life.
Ronaldo’s has signed the contract with Al Nassr till 2025. His long stay in Saudi Arabia will give him the opportunity to settle into life in Saudi Arabia and get to know the culture of the Kingdom.
In addition to playing soccer, Cristiano Ronaldo has a number of hobbies and interests outside of the sport, which he surely will continue in Saudi Arabia. Some of his hobbies include:
Spending time with his family: Ronaldo is known to be close with his family and values the time he spends with them. He often posts pictures with his children and partner on social media and has said that his family is the most important thing in his life.
Fitness and training: Ronaldo is known for his dedication to fitness and training, and he often works out to maintain his physical fitness and improve his performance on the field.
Fashion: Ronaldo is known for his sense of style and is often seen wearing designer clothes and accessories. He has also launched his own line of clothing and fragrances.
Collecting cars: Ronaldo has a passion for luxury cars and has a large collection of exotic vehicles. Some of the cars in his collection include a Lamborghini Aventador, a Bugatti Veyron, and a Bentley Continental GT.
Golf: Ronaldo is known to enjoy playing golf and has even played in some amateur tournaments. He has a golf course at his home in Portugal and has said that he enjoys the mental and physical challenges of the sport.
Ronaldo was born on February 5, 1985 in Funchal, Madeira, Portugal. He was the youngest of four children born to Maria Dolores dos Santos Aveiro and José Dinis Aveiro. Ronaldo’s father worked as a gardener and his mother was a cook.
Growing up, Ronaldo showed a natural talent for soccer and began playing for a local amateur team at the age of 8. As he grew older, his skills continued to improve and he eventually caught the attention of professional scouts. In 1997, at the age of 12, Ronaldo was signed to Sporting Lisbon’s youth team.
After spending two years with the youth team, Ronaldo made his professional debut for Sporting Lisbon in 2002. He quickly became one of the team’s most important players and helped lead them to the Portuguese Cup in his first season. In 2003, Ronaldo was named the Portuguese League’s Best Young Player, and he was also named to the Portuguese national team for the first time.
In 2003, Ronaldo caught the attention of Manchester United, one of the most successful soccer clubs in the world. The club signed Ronaldo to a contract, and he moved to Manchester in the summer of 2003. Ronaldo quickly became a fan favorite at Old Trafford, and he helped lead Manchester United to three Premier League titles, one FA Cup, and one UEFA Champions League title during his time with the club.
In 2009, Ronaldo made a high-profile move to Real Madrid, where he played for nine seasons. During his time at Real Madrid, Ronaldo won numerous individual and team accolades, including four Ballon d’Or awards (given to the best player in the world). He also helped lead Real Madrid to four Champions League titles and two La Liga titles.
In 2018, Ronaldo made another big move, this time to Italian club Juventus. He has continued to perform at a high level for Juventus, and has helped lead the team to two Serie A titles.
In addition to his club career, Ronaldo has also played for the Portuguese national team. He has scored over 100 international goals and has helped lead Portugal to the European Championship title in 2016.
Off the field, Ronaldo is known for his philanthropic efforts. He has donated millions of dollars to various charitable causes, including those related to children’s health and education. He is also an avid collector of cars and has a large collection of luxury vehicles.
Overall, Ronaldo is one of the most successful and recognized soccer players in the world. His skill, determination, and charitable efforts have made him a role model for soccer fans around the globe.
Why fans love Ronaldo
There are many reasons why fans, including Saudi sports enthusiasts, love Cristiano Ronaldo. Some of the main reasons include:
His skill and ability on the field: Ronaldo is widely considered one of the greatest soccer players of all time, and his performances on the field have consistently been at a high level. He is known for his speed, dribbling skills, and scoring ability, and he has consistently scored a high number of goals for his clubs and the national team.
His work ethic and dedication: Ronaldo is known for his discipline and dedication to training and improving his skills. He is known to put in long hours of practice and has a strong commitment to his team and his craft.
His charitable efforts: Ronaldo is known for his philanthropy and has donated millions of dollars to various charitable causes, including those related to children’s health and education. This has endeared him to many fans who appreciate his charitable efforts.
His good looks and fashion sense: Ronaldo is known for his good looks and sense of style, and many fans appreciate his appearance and the way he presents himself.
His personality and charisma: Ronaldo is known for being confident and charismatic, and many fans enjoy his personality and the way he interacts with the media and his fans.
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