Cristiano Ronaldo sets the bar for weirdest Christmas advert of the year with Home Alone remake

Cristiano Ronaldo is a supremely talented footballer, no question. If a goal needs scoring or a crowd is waiting to be entertained, CR7′s your man.

The same cannot be said about his acting, however. Ronaldo’s latest gig sees him play a Macaulay Culkin-style role in an advert for Portuguese telecoms company, MEO, and the results are far from convincing.

We’ve not seen a performance this wooden since Walt Disney’s Pinocchio.

Ronaldo’s family are shown to have forgotten him before they set off on their Christmas holidays, while the Real Madrid and Portugal star enjoys his new freedom about the house.

Not to worry, though. Ron’s mum realises her mistake, and the family return in time to share Christmas with the three-time Champions League winner, who is enjoying his present of a new sound system.

Obviously Ronaldo gets the chance to walk around topless in the advert, but we reckon he does that whether the family are home or not.


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