Cristiano Ronaldo received AS Sports Awards 2011 in a ceremony at Hotel Palace, Madrid, yesterday night.
The award is the 5th edition from AS, which also honored the other 2 athletes with the same award. The 3 athletes were chosen by the strong recognition in their fabulous career in 2011. Their names were the most voted through the poll from readers among all 13 nominees.
For Cristiano Ronaldo, he received the award for his 40 goals in last season.
“It’s a great honor to receive this award for the second time. It makes me very happy and I want to thank the fans and my teammates,” said Cristiano .
When he got asked whether he was living at his best moment of his career, he replied :
“Maybe, but there is still much to finish the season. I think I’m in a good time and want to continue. The team is in a good time and we have to continue this until the end of season. ”