- Cristiano Ronaldo has been in incredible form for Italian giants Juventus
- Aveiro who is his mother explained that her son's favourite dish is balcalhau a bras
- Bacalhau a bras, a classic recipe in Portugal, is a combination of scrambled eggs filled with fried potatoes and shards of salt cod
Dolores Aveiro who is the mother of Juventus and Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has claimed that her star son used to eat pizza once in a week despite telling his own boy to stay away from it.
Cristiano Ronaldo has been in great shape over the years which has helped his footballer career so far winning five Ballon d'Or and still active for club and country.
Aveiro who has been of great support to Cristiano Ronaldo explained that her son's favourite dish is bacalhau a bras which is a Portuguese dish made with salt cod, potatoes and eggs.
According to the report on UK Sun, Cristiano Ronaldo's mother explained that the Portugal international does loads of sit-ups every day for him to be fit.
“My son also likes pizza. He eats one once a week but afterwards he does loads of sit-ups. His favourite dish is balcalhau a bras.”
Bacalhau a bras, a classic recipe in Portugal, is a combination of scrambled eggs filled with fried potatoes and shards of salt cod.
Since joining Italian champions Juventus from Real Madrid, Cristiano Ronaldo has been super impressive for the club and has won two League titles.
Juventus chiefs actually signed Cristiano Ronaldo so as for the Portuguese to help them win the Champions League title, but the former Manchester United star has not been able to lift the crown in Turin.
Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Cristiano Ronaldo who currently plays for reigning Italian champions Juventus turned his back against a £5.3million-a-year deal to be the face of Saudi Arabia tourism.
The Portugal international is one of the greatest and richest footballers in the world considering what the five time Ballon d'Or winner has been making right from his days at Manchester United.
Saudi Arabia are said to be looking for a world class footballer who could help them and they are also tracking Barcelona legend Lionel Messi.
According to the report, the deal on offer is understood to include Cristiano Ronaldo making visits to Saudi and his image being used in all promotional material.
But the report added that Cristiano Ronaldo is not interested in such deal with Saudi Arabia despite the money involved.