Ronaldo wants to play beside his son before hanging his boots up

Ronaldo wants to play beside his son before hanging his boots up

Portuguese megastar Cristiano Ronaldo is reportedly planning to play professionally alongside his eldest son at some point in his career.

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The 34-year-old joined the Juventus side in the summer of 2018 after failing to help his country win the FIFA World Cup in the same year.

Ronaldo ended his nine-year stint with Real Madrid to pick up a new challenge in Italy, having already conquered England and Spain.

While with Los Blancos, the forward won four Champions League titles - making him the most successful player in the history of the tournament with five in total.

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His first year with the Turin club, Ronaldo clinched two titles and ended up winning the Serie A Most Valuable Player at the end of the season.

The Portuguese star recently scored a stunning goal which saw him jump about eight feet high to score one of the most spectacular goals of his illustrious career.

It has now emerged that Ronaldo is hoping to play alongside Cristiano Jr before hanging his boots up for good and calling it quits on his extraordinary career.

According to Tribal Football, the forward said: "The numbers speak for themselves – I don't have to prove anything to anyone."

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Ronaldo has scored 12 goals in 21 appearances across all competitions so far this season and that number will most likely increase when the second half of the season gets underway next month.

We earlier reported that Cristiano Ronaldo Juventus superstar had been named the Best Player of the Year at the 2019 Globe Soccer Awards staged in Dubai this month.

Despite missing out of all three major individual prizes this year, the 34-year-old has been recognised for his contribution towards Juve's success since his arrival.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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