Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiroborn 5 February 1985 is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays for Spanish club Real Madrid and the Portugal national team has an airport named after him in his native Madeira,Portugal and it is set to open on Wednesday,March 29.
The Real Madrid forward, follows in the footsteps of celebrities like John Lennon, after the Aeroporto Da Madeira was named after him.
A signage went up on Friday, ahead of the official unveiling on March 29, the day after Portugal play Sweden in the island’s capital, Funchal.
It adds to a collection of Ronaldo-related establishments that have been built over the last few years.
A museum has also been opened in Madeira, while he has also opened two hotels in Funchal and Lisbon.
The 32-year-old is easily the most successful footballer from the European country, having won the Champions League, La Liga, the Premier League and three Ballon D’Or awards.