Cristiano Ronaldo has been named the Globe Soccer Player Of The Century at the Globe Awrds which was held in Dubia on Sunday.
Ronaldo took to Facebook to show gratitude to the organiser of the award and congratulate the fellow winners on their achievements.
He wrote: “Coudn’t be happier with tonight’s award! As I’m about to celebrate my 20th year as a professional footballer, Globe Soccer Player Of The Century is a recognition that I receive with so much joy and pride! Once again, great Gala tonight in Dubai at such an amazing place as Burj Khalifa.
Congratulations to Robert Lewandowski on his Player Of The Year Award, to Hans-Flick as Coach Of The Year and to Pep Guardiola as Coach Of The Century. Also to Casillas and Piqué for their Career Awards, and last but not least, congrats to my friend Jorge Mendes on his Agent Of The Century Award.
Finally I must thank, once again, to the Dubai Royal Family for the respect, friendship and hospitality that I allways receive in wonderfull Dubai, and to all the fans that voted for me in such a huge worldwide online voting with over 21 million votes.”
Cristiano Ronaldo’s former club Real Madrid was named the Club Of The Century at the event.