Glamorous Or Tacky? Cristiano Ronaldo Astonished Fans By Showing Off A Dazzling $2M Diamond Watch
Being a world-famous footballer obviously pays well, and Cristiano Ronaldo is not shy about showing off the perks.
On Monday, Ronaldo made quite the impression while he was at his press conference ahead of his return to Manchester United. Fans noticed more than just his words: They were quick to observe the stunning $2M diamond-encrusted watch he was wearing.
The 33-year-old sports star sure caught everyone eye's with this timepiece. The super sparkling watch continued to draw the gazes of fans and audience alike as he addressed the media.
According to the UK Sun, the accessory featured 424 glistening white diamonds.
The internet reacts
Many people took to social media to express their thoughts about the stunning timepiece. Suffice it to say that the internet was very impressed. This gorgeous wristwatch sure suited the footballer perfectly.
However, some felt the watch was a bit tacky, even for the fortune the athlete gave for it.
Nothing to worry about
Ronaldo has been in the news lately due to allegations that he sexually assaulted a woman. 34-year-old Kathryn Mayorga has accused the footballer of raping her at a Las Vegas hotel in 2009. Ronaldo has since denied all allegations and he addressed the story again during the press conference.
"I know I am an example," he said, adding that he does not worry too much about stories like this.
My lawyers are confident and of course I am too.
He went on to say that he believed the truth will come out eventually and he was not the least bit worried.
Well, it's obvious that Ronaldo is relaxed and confident enough not only to purchase, but happily display this incredible timepiece. As for the allegations, only time will tell.