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Maybe I will be a boxer like Rio Ferdinand in the next 10 years -- Ronaldo talks about his future



32-year-old Cristiano Ronaldo has emotionally stated that he can never forget his successful six years moments at Manchester United under Sir Alex Ferguson, winning Champions League , three Premier League titles and his first Ballon d'Or in 2008. However, CR7 didn't reveal if he would end his career at Manchester United.

Ronaldo moved to Real Madrid in 2009 and has bagged three Ballon d'Ors, and other trophies with Real Madrid. 

In a Nike Football interview with former team-mate Rio Ferdinand, Ronaldo said he has beautiful moments with United which can never be forgotten, but he had carried the desire to move to Real Madrid to showcase his World-class ability.

He said: "I will never forget the Red Devils. I learnt to be better and better, being around the best players in the world. If you make the two things [go together], talent and work hard, you can be a huge player. And I think I'm in that role.

"When I landed here in Madrid I started to feel the atmosphere, I thought it was a game that day because all these people came just to see me. It was a great surprise. It was an unbelievable day, I was so proud.

"I feel inside what the people live for in the football here in Spain, they love it. It was a great day. I just thought in my mind 'I want to go there, to show my level, to show that I'm a different player' and this is what I did.

"I had a fantastic first season, second season and I improved every season. It was a great experience."

When asked if where he sees himself in the next 10 years, playfully said he may consider boxing just like Ferdinand.

He added: "Ten years? No, in 10 years it will be tough [to win more Ballon d'Ors]. Maybe I will be a boxer like you! The most important thing is to win trophies.

"We work 10, 11 months and if you win nothing you feel empty and I like to win trophies - as a collective and as an individual, because I work hard for that.

"Outside the pitch, it's to have my family and my friends and to try be the most happy person in the world."

So far, it has been a frustrating season for the four-time Ballon d'Or winner in La Liga, following his first four league games suspension.

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