Cristiano Ronaldo added one other accolade to his ever-growing assortment because the Juventus famous person was named the ‘Participant of the Century’ on the Globe Soccer Awards.
The five-time Ballon d’or winner vowed to proceed enjoying for ‘extra years’ after he was named the best soccer participant from 2001 to 2020.
And the Portugal worldwide insisted he has no plans to decelerate in his speech on the occasion in Dubai.
He stated: “It’s actually stunning. I simply wish to say thanks to everybody.
“Because of the individuals who voted for me, my team-mates, golf equipment and nationwide staff, household and associates – particularly my girlfriend and my kids who assist me to be a greater particular person.
“It’s an distinctive achievement. It provides me the motivation to maneuver ahead.
“To be named the perfect is a superb honour, I hope that this case [the Coronavirus pandemic] is over subsequent 12 months and that we are able to have extra enjoyable, thanks very a lot.
“I hope to nonetheless be capable of play for extra years.”
Earlier this 12 months, Ronaldo turned solely the second participant ever to attain a century of targets for his nation, taking his tally to 102 for Portugal.
And within the first week of December, the Juventus ace scored his 750th profession aim for membership and nation by netting in opposition to Dynamo Kyiv within the Champions League.