10 years ago today, Cristiano Ronaldo put his name on the Manchester United scoresheet for the first time.
Cristiano Ronaldo joined Manchester United for a cool €15 million and, at the age of 18, was immediately handed the No. 7 shirt. No pressure.
Six weeks into the season, Ronaldo still hadn't scored a goal, though. But on November 1, 2003, the Portuguese broke through and off he went. Three Premier League titles, one FA Cup, two League Cups, a UEFA Champions League, one Golden Boot and twice Player of the Year. A Manchester United legend.
And it all started 10 years ago today in a 3-0 win over Portsmouth, blonde highlights be damned.
You may resume feeling old now.
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