Cristiano Jr., the first son of Cristiano Ronaldo turned 11-year-old today, June 17, 2021, and his father did not miss the opportunity to celebrate him.
The Portuguese talisman who is busy in the ongoing European Championship, took to his Instagram page to share pictures of Cristiano Jr. to celebrate the new age of the boy.
In the pictures, the youngster could be seen posing in a private jet, in front of a car and a house.
While in the caption, Cristiano Ronaldo described Cristiano Jr. as a pride to him and prayed that he should always fight for his dreams.
Ronaldo wrote: “Congratulations, my love!🎂🎉🎊 You are a pride for Papa! 11 years of many joys and smiles! May you always fight for your dreams🙏🏻We love you so much❤️ #blessed”.
How Cristiano Jr. Became the son of Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo became the father of Cristiano Jr. on 17 June 2010 in the United States. The child was born through surrogacy to an unknown mother.
Reports claimed that Ronaldo and the mother of the child signed a contract that the identity of the youngster’s mother would not be revealed. Also, the Portuguese footballer has full custody of the child which means that the mother can not come out to claim him.
Cristiano Jr. has two siblings who were also born through surrogacy – Eva and Mateo on 8 June 2017 in the United States. He also has a younger sister, Alana Martina who is the only daughter of Georgina Rodríguez, the current lover of Ronaldo.
Like his father, Cristiano Jr. is pursuing a football career. He has been training very hard to be a prolific forward like his father.
When Ronaldo was playing for Real Madrid, Cristiano Jr. trained with the club’s academy until his father moved to Juventus in 2018. The youngster is currently playing with Juventus’ youth team.
Reports claimed that the dream of the youngster is to play alongside Cristiano Ronaldo and the world awaits to see how the 11-year-old Cristiano Jr can grow fast enough to play alongside his 36-year-old father.