Ronaldo Breaks Silence Amid Relationship Rumors
Football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has been at the center of recent relationship rumors with his partner, Georgina Rodriguez. However, the athlete has taken to social media to put the rumors to bed and show his support for his partner.
In the Instagram post, the Portuguese superstar wrote "Cheers to love" and shared a photo of the couple enjoying a meal together while locking lips. The couple's relationship has been the subject of scrutiny in recent weeks, but Georgina dismissed the rumors with a post on social media stating that "only idiots" believe gossip. With the latest post, Ronaldo has shown that all is well in the Ronaldo-Rodriguez household.
What Were the Rumors?
The rumors started a few weeks ago when sources revealed that Ronaldo was frustrated with Rodriguez's self-centered behavior and lack of consideration for his feelings.
Rumors began circulating after the release of the second season of Rodriguez's Netflix show, Soy Georgina, which faced criticism for its scripted and inauthentic feel. Additionally, Rodriguez was accused of treating her friends poorly, with fans ridiculing her for lending a pair of designer boots to a friend in order to break them in for Ronaldo and herself.
Rodriguez recently shared a glimpse of the £5.5 million yacht she and Ronaldo had purchased last year, which was met with fans' approval but reportedly left Ronaldo unimpressed. Although it's unclear what specifically caused Ronaldo's frustration, the tension between the couple was evident.
The Couple's Story
Cristiano Ronaldo and Georgina Rodriguez's love story began in 2016 when they met at a Gucci store where Rodriguez was working. They started dating soon after, and Ronaldo would often pick her up from work in luxury cars.
Their first official appearance together was at the Best FIFA Football Awards in Zurich in 2017, with Ronaldo's oldest son Cristiano Jr. joining them. Over the years, the couple has shared their love for each other on social media and given glimpses into their family life.
In January 2019, Ronaldo joined Al-Nassr, and the couple traveled to Riyadh for a family vacation. They explored the city, visited an aquarium-like performance venue, and even went to a theme park.
Ronaldo and Al-Nassr
Despite the recent relationship rumors, Ronaldo has continued to shine on the pitch, scoring 12 goals in 15 games for his current team, Al Nassr. He recently helped his team to a 4-0 win over Al Raed, netting their first goal of the night.
However, despite his impressive performance, Al Nassr is currently sitting in second place in the Saudi Pro League, three points behind leaders Al Ittihad. They were also recently knocked out of the King’s Cup following a 1-0 defeat against Al Wehda.
If Al Nassr doesn’t secure a trophy this season, it could mark the first time in Ronaldo’s illustrious career that he goes two consecutive seasons without a trophy. Nonetheless, Ronaldo remains committed to his team and his partner, and fans are excited to see what he will achieve in the future.
Al-Nassr is currently preparing for a match against Al-Khaleej on May 9 for the Saudi Pro League.