The best footballer in the world and the richest footballer in the world, Cristiano Ronaldo might not have been born if…
His mother has admitted she actually considered having an abortion when she was pregnant with him.
The revelation was disclosed in the new documentary film, Ronaldo, which covers the star’s rise from humble beginnings to the summit of world football.
Ronaldo’s mum, Maria Dolores dos Santos Aveiro, revealed in the film, explaining how she thought about having a termination when she found out she was expecting the world’s best football player.
In the film, Maria says:
“He was a child I wanted to abort. We laugh about it now and he says ‘now I am helping you all’.”