How tall is Cristiano Ronaldo ?

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Cristiano Ronaldo's height is 6ft 1in (185 cm)

Portuguese footballer who has played for Sporting CP, Manchester United and Real Madrid. He was listed as 186.5cm on Madrid's website although in a Sky Documentary about him, a 3d Laser Scan measurement was given as 185.1cm (and in another clip showed the computer screen itself having 185.8cm).

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Appe 6ft 0.5 says on 30/Jul/15
@booty He can weigh between 80 and 82 kg
Rory says on 28/Jul/15
I think there's a higher chance hes 6'1.25 than under 6'1 at all. Im not sure hed ever dip below 185cm flat even after a match. Yh he sometimes tip toes in pics but a lot of players do to be honest, on his tiptoes hes 6'2-6'3 anyway..not as if he appears 6'1, only when tiptoeing..nor does he stroll around the pitch/street on his tiptoes either and yet he still looks a comfortable 6'1, which after all is what he is.
Appe 6ft 0.5 says on 28/Jul/15
He doesn' t drop below the 185 mark to me; maybe a little fraction after a match or after lifting weights at the gym. His posture, particularly in photos, makes him look 2cm taller
Booty says on 27/Jul/15
@Rob Thoughts on weight? Anyone else have ideas?
MarcusTheSwede says on 24/Jul/15
He is 184 Max always always tip toes on team pictures to look taller. Also my friend met him in Barcelona and my friend is exactely 180cm and Cristiano was barely taller just barely and he had thicker shoes Then my friend who had his converse on. He is very very slim build much slimmer Then most think.
Rory says on 20/Jul/15
Thats hardly a good picture to judge his height when hes leaning down on crutches.
Celebheights 6'1.75/187 CM says on 19/Jul/15
By Michael Beasley (who was measured at 6'7"):

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honest says on 16/Jul/15
He is actually exactly 183cm which is 6'
SportsHeight says on 14/Jul/15
Rob, can you tell me where in the documentary it shows the 185.8 measurement? Also, how much would you say he weighs most of the time? He gets listed all over the place.
[Editor Rob: I don't know the second mark in the documentary, it was a brief moment when screen data was seen.]
gx79 says on 10/Jul/15
rob he looks more 187 cm 6'1.5
MD says on 9/Jul/15
@Celebheights 6'1.75/187 CM

Gareth Bale has his own page, here.
Celebheights 6'1.75/187 CM says on 7/Jul/15
People are discussing Bale as well on here.
mordor says on 6/Jul/15
@Celebheights 6'1.75/187 CM
Here is for Cr7 :)
Celebheights 6'1.75/187 CM says on 5/Jul/15
Gareth Bale by 6'6.25" measured Camelo Anthony:

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Daprez says on 1/Jul/15
Rob, 185.8cm is closer to 6ft 1.25. what do you think of the height on the computer screen? is it more accurate? thanks
[Editor Rob: maybe they took 2 measurements? Always possible...but I think the one flashing on screen might have been just a mistake and the nearly 186 being the one the measuring device actually recorded.]
SAM says on 30/Jun/15
Mandzukic 1.87.7 and ronaldo 184.7
mike says on 28/Jun/15
But ROB Ronaldo looks like he never loses any height after a game, like not even half a cm
[Editor Rob: I think most players would drop to their lowest marks after the game...apart from me of course, I would go down in the last 5 minutes and then get carried off on a stretcher, thus regaining the 5mm lost. A trick I learned from this guy called 'Big G'!]
Ricky muliawan hansyar: 5ft 7.5in (171cm) says on 28/Jun/15
Rob.are you agree If I say after finish match,ronaldo regulary can be 184cm?
[Editor Rob: people can drop another 1/2cm after a match if they were measured straight 184.5 range could be possible]
Rory says on 28/Jun/15
I think Ramos is a legit 6'0..he usually edges out the likes of Casillas and Alonso and is only just edged out himself by 184 range guys like arbeloa,Torres and benzema. I would say straight out of bed on a good day a flat 185cm, on a bad day probs 184.7 or something...and at night he probably holds 183cm, maybe 182.7 after a match or a long day or w.e
Appe 6ft 0.5 says on 27/Jun/15
@Rory I ve quite always agreed with your posts too. What do you think is the exact height of Sergio Ramos height (out of bed and dinner time)? I admit he never seemed to me a 6ft until some years ago (maybe because of his long hair) but more 181-182. Actually he seems to me to be more a flat 183.
joe 193cm night says on 26/Jun/15
185cm weak next to drogba 6'2 and lusting 6'2.5Click Here
Rory says on 26/Jun/15
@Appe 6'0.5...yh i think you're spot on with all those estimates.
Rory says on 25/Jun/15
Wouldn't be surprised if he measured 184cm ? Okay then but only you know why..guys 6'1, there's not even rly a debate tbh outside of 6'0.75 to 6'1.25..any guess above or below that is just bizarre.
Appe 6ft 0.5 says on 25/Jun/15
Ronaldo height varies from 187 (morning height) to a flat 185 (bed time)
Bale height from 185,5 to 183,5
Torres height from 186 to 184
joe 193cm night says on 24/Jun/15
I would not be surprised that he would measure 184cm
joe 193cm night says on 22/Jun/15
dante is 187cm Click Here
joe 193cm night says on 22/Jun/15
dante is 187cm Click Here
Original says on 21/Jun/15
Yes for me Mandzukic is 188-188,5 look same as Dante (188) and always taller than Muller (186) and Torres (184).
OneNamePlease says on 18/Jun/15
Mandzukic,186? Haha, He is 187.5- 188.5
GoGoCavs says on 12/Jun/15
He's 186.5-187 cm out of bed and 185.5 at the end of the day
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover says on 9/Jun/15
187-188cm range out of bed...
appe 6ft0.5 says on 9/Jun/15
It s a long time that I search on here a guy who met Torres! Even if he was young (don t know what age you met him) do you remember more or less how tall was him? Thank you
hijopotamus says on 8/Jun/15
Yes, Ive stood next to him and next to Torres (when he was a kid tho'). I'm atlético and also met Simeone and Caminero.
MD says on 8/Jun/15
Perhaps Mandzukic should have his own page, or this discussion moved over the the general "Football" page? This is really getting to be a bit much.
Rory says on 6/Jun/15
@funny guys...yh but it wasn't Mandzukic himself who claimed 186/187 it was some dud websites..and its silly to suggest that heights can only ever be inflated and never undercut..Mandzukic always looks a big guy, always looks a legit 6'2..and when i compare him to others like Muller,rakitic,lovren,Torres etc etc he still always looks 6'2, certainly not 186 and probably not 187, i think 188 is spot on for him.Im no Ronaldo fan boy but the reality is he is a legit 6'1, i think anyone who says otherwise is probably jealous of him, wishing hes be smaller, when 95% of the evidence suggests hes a solid 185cm guy and whether you like him or not that doesn't change the fact hes 185...dnt take my word for it either, just look at the laser scan.
funny guys says on 5/Jun/15
SO we all agree that CR is 1 inch shorter than Mandzukic. And Mandzukic is listed as 186-187. Simple math - 187(or 186)-2,5=184,5 or 183,5. Some fanboys here are telling that Mandzukic is taller than his listed height - 188-189. So therefore CR is 186-187. Why would Mario's height would be listed 1 inch shorter if that was the truth? Nobody does that. Quite the contrary. Even average guys claim they are taller by 1-2 inches than they really are. Celebrities would have a million more reasons to do so. Majority of celebs with some very rare exceptions claim they are taller than they really are by about 1-2 inches. Minority are telling the truth - their true height. And only in rare occasions celebs downgrade their height. Like Chris Pine who is a legit 184, could claim 6'1 easily, is listed as 6 footer. Because he just doesn't give a damn. And given CR insecurity with his height...
mordor says on 4/Jun/15
If Mandzukic is 186cm max then CR7's max should be 183,5cm.Thats not possible at all. Anyway Mandzukic is at least 187cm and max 188,5cm and i am sure about that bro.Ronaldo is 186-187cm range in my opinion.
Rory says on 4/Jun/15
Mandzukic is a solid 6'2..i didn't see how Ronaldo compared im guessing an inch shorter
Appe 6ft 0.5 says on 4/Jun/15
Click Here even if Torres is walking and not standing straight next to Mario is clear that Mandzukic is at least an inch taller
Appe 6ft 0.5 says on 4/Jun/15
@hijopotamus have you stood next to mandzukic to say he is "186 cm max"? I m pretty sure he is 187 or a little more, but not 189cm as @mordor says. Mario has 3 cm on Fernando Torres
Judd ISR says on 4/Jun/15
sean says on 2/Jun/15
185.1cm said the LAZER. That's his height
[Editor Rob: I was watching a women in a shop called Boots standing to get weight/height on one of these machines.

Looking at her side on, she was leaning slightly back so I don't think the beam caught the highest point of her head.

I don't know the exact technology used for Ronaldo but I think it was probably quite accurate as it seemed to map his whole body.]

rob in your opinion how the hair influence the height measured by a laser scan?
[Editor Rob: I'm not sure exactly...]
hijopotamus says on 3/Jun/15
How many of you have met Cristiano or Mandzukic?? Cristiano may be a couple of cm shorter and Mandzukic is 186 max. Its so funny when I read people claiming 185 for Iker or 184 for Benzemà. Real Madrid players measurements have always been inaccurate. Sometimes measured with boots on...
mordor says on 3/Jun/15
Mandzukic in my opinion is in 188,5-189cm range.
sean says on 2/Jun/15
185.1cm said the LAZER. That's his height
[Editor Rob: I was watching a women in a shop called Boots standing to get weight/height on one of these machines.

Looking at her side on, she was leaning slightly back so I don't think the beam caught the highest point of her head.

I don't know the exact technology used for Ronaldo but I think it was probably quite accurate as it seemed to map his whole body.]
OneNamePlease says on 2/Jun/15
How tall is mario mandzukic Rob?, 187cm or 188 cm, he looks very tall with cristiano ronaldo
[Editor Rob: would have thought big Mario was around 6ft 2]
joe 193cm night says on 1/Jun/15
6´0.75(185 cm) ok
Mike says on 1/Jun/15
186cm, i'm sure of this he makes solid 6fters look 5'10!
hijopotamus says on 30/May/15
Met him at La Finca very close where he lives. He is 184 max. I wouldnt be surprised if he was 183. Casillas is 181 max. Luis Figo was 180 same as Beckham. Ramos 183. All skinnier than what you expect.
joe 193cm night says on 30/May/15
Rory,yes, indeed plimsoles not add almost nothing
joe 193cm night says on 30/May/15
adds rather something small
Rory says on 30/May/15
Yh but it looks like he was wearing plimsoles in that video which add next to nothing in height.
joe 193cm night says on 29/May/15
Rob, here's a video measured in metric tape with the footwear narrated said was measured 185cm tall but he was footwearClick Here
6ftMagician says on 20/May/15
Joe mate, was there really a need to copy-paste the voice-over from the documentary? We all know Ronaldo is a top athlete but it doesn't add anything to the topic of his height...

It's pretty much a forgone conclusion at this point that Ronnie is 185cm at some point during the day. Accounting for fluctuations in spinal compression, Ronaldo is 184-187 range, the former being a possible evening height (or after a game) and the latter a probable morning height.
zufur says on 18/May/15
How tall is Sergio Ramos?
joe 193cm night says on 16/May/15
Rob, Cr7 did plastic surgery on the face, can Increase eye eyelevel
[Editor Rob: you can't increase eyelevel because your eyeballs are fixed in part of your skull ;)

But there is an option to increase your height through plastic surgery. It's called the Slycap, a small silicone type dome that the patient has inserted in the top of their skull to add a half inch to their height.

Ok it's not really called slycap ;) But it is plastic surgery that does make you taller...]
mike says on 13/May/15
yeah, 185.X seems to be almost certain.
Rory says on 12/May/15
6ft magician, yeah that'll do.
6ftMagician says on 10/May/15

Please, allow me to kindly clarify. When I say ''dead on 185'', I mean he is 185.Xcm (the ''X'' represents any possible integer between 0 and 9). But alas, I would not suffer a stroke if I found out he measured 185.5cm at some point in the day.

Anyhow, I EAGERLY anticipate confirmation that this answers your question and eliminates any confusion.

Sincere regards,

joe 193cm night says on 9/May/15
Appe 6 pés 0,5,Rob, misread my comment I do not have pictures of the two, I recommend you watch Real Madrid vs Juventus game you'll realize that Chellini is higher than puoco cr7
joe 193cm night says on 8/May/15
Appe 6ft 0.5,I have a photo of the two, I had attended the game and noticed that Chellini was a little higher Chellini contuma look 6'1.75 (187) and 6'1.5 (187) next to the 6'3 (191) Buffon
Rory says on 8/May/15
@ 6 ft magician...when you say dead on 185 does that mean you think he is exactly 185 because i think he clears that i think 185.5 is a a flat 185 that's nearer 6'0.75 than 6'1.
Appe 6ft 0.5 says on 7/May/15
@joe have you seen a photo of ronaldo with chiellini standing tall side by side? I ask you because I met chiellini in my college two months ago and I talked with him and had some photos! I bet he is an example of perfect 187 (he was an inch taller than me)
6ftMagician says on 7/May/15

There is not a shred of evidence to suggest Ronnie is 187. We have a 185 measurement, a couple pics where he looks 184 (e.g. see Ronaldo and Ibra), and we have a majority of pics where he looks dead on 185.

At this point we know Ronaldo is a dead on 185. He makes a reliable ''measuring stick'' to measure other celebrities.
Rory says on 6/May/15
I think 187 is pushing it tbf...mandzukic isn't 189, i could buy 188 but no more..i think Ronaldo is nearer 186 than 184 and a solid 6'1 but 187 is very generous.
joe 193cm night says on 6/May/15
real madrid vs juventus the Chellini was 1 cm more than cr7
Caz says on 6/May/15
Ronaldo: 6'0.75
Kaka: 6'1.25
Willes190cm says on 5/May/15
Rob, how tall do you think Gerard Pique is?, he is listet at both 192cm and 193cm so i don't know which one to trust
[Editor Rob: I think almost 6ft 4 zone is good]
mordor says on 5/May/15
Despite the bad angle you can see Ronaldo with two listed tall players just next to him at the same ground level with the same shoe advantage.My guess is that cr7 is 187cm.I should also tell my opinion about th fact that even though Mandzukic is listed 187cm i am pretty sure he is 189cm range.
Rory says on 5/May/15
Casillas is also wrongly listed on the Madrid website, listed 185cm when its common knowledge hes 182cm at best..i think certain clubs websites you could trust others i think could just be pretty vague. Ronaldo 185 cm, bale 184 cm and benzema 183.5.
Appe 6ft 0.5 says on 4/May/15
@mordor I ve seen the video: when next to Mandzukic it is clear that Ronaldo is shorter by about an inch!! mandzukic is a real 187-188 cm guy, ronaldo 185-186
6ftMagician says on 4/May/15

The camera angle is even worse than that picture I posted, nevertheless, Ronaldo looks an inch shorter than Mandzukic and atleast 2 inches shorter than Boateng.
6ftMagician says on 4/May/15
Yeah, I think aside from that photo with Ibra where he looks 184 range, Ronaldo really does look bang on that 185 listing in pretty much every other photo.
mordor says on 3/May/15
Pure video here where between 55.28-55.49 min at first video of last year's match Bayern Munich vs Real Madrid.There you see 187cm Mandzukic walking next to CR7 literally shoulder to shoulder and 192cm Boateng compared to CR7 as they talk literally face to face.I assure you that this video actually reveals CR7's height. Click Here Sorry forgot the link.
Rory says on 2/May/15
In that pic of Ronaldo and Alonso i think alonsos posture is poor and means hes losing probs half an inch..alonso was listed 182.7 on the real website yrs ago but sometimes looks taller than Ramos listed 183.2 on the same site..for me though when i think of a legit 6'1 guy, Ronaldo would be one of the first names that spring to mind.
Appe 6ft 0.5 says on 2/May/15
@6ftMagician I ve always thought Cristiano could be max 186, and this is the height he looks the most in photos he takes... Surely Xabi is 182 and not a legit 6ft... In this photo Ronaldo looks about 5cm taller but the angle is not so good; my estimation for Ronaldo is anyway 186,5/187 in the morning and 185 flat when he goes to bed
mordor says on 1/May/15
Pure video here where between 55.28-55.49 min at first video of last year's match Bayern Munich vs Real Madrid.There you see 187cm Mandzukic walking next to CR7 literally shoulder to shoulder and 192cm Boateng compared to CR7 as they talk literally face to face.I assure you that this video actually reveals CR7's height.
6ftMagician says on 30/Apr/15
@Rory and @Appe6ft 0.5

What do you guys make of this picture between Ronaldo and 182 range Xabi Alonso, I was genuinely surprised - could Ronaldo be a 186 guy after all?

Click Here
Rory says on 30/Apr/15
@Appe 6ft 0.5, i fully agree with all of those..although mandzukic could be more 187 than 188 but i wouldn't rule out 6'2.
Appe 6ft 0.5 says on 30/Apr/15
Cristiano ronaldo 185,5
Gareth bale 184
Torres 184
Van Persie 186
Mandzukic 188
6ftMagician says on 30/Apr/15
@Rory mate chillax, it's not that serious...
Rory says on 27/Apr/15
Yh id say actually 6ft too(we'll conveniently forget he was measured at 6'1) heck he could even be a weak foot, maybe 5'11.5, perhaps dropping to a flat 5'11 after a long match...maybe even 5'11 only in lifts ?? No come on do me a favour, I think deep down everyone knows hes 6'1 range, at very lowest 6'0.75, but most probably a legit 6'1 guy. Anything below 6'0.75 is poppycock im afraid, just look at the fella play and compare him to other players and you'll see that.
Rory says on 27/Apr/15
Well for a start Mandzukic is more 6'2 than 6'1, id give him 6'1.75, and at most he has an inch on Ronaldo. I judge Ronaldo by what he looks when he plays on the pitch, and no he doesnt walk around and play on his tip toes so when I see him walking next to players such as 6'0 Sergio Ramos and having an inch on him, i then realise hes 6'1.
appe 6ft0.5 says on 27/Apr/15
@you know Mandzukic is a legit 187 and maybe 188. He has an inch on Cristiano
Dev. says on 26/Apr/15
6'1 You gotta remember,early day,everyone is half inch to inch taller than the evening. This is a legit fact.
Dev. says on 26/Apr/15
6'1 You gotta remember,early day,everyone is half inch to inch taller than the evening. This is a legit fact.
Dev. says on 26/Apr/15
6'1 You gotta remember,early day,everyone is half inch to inch taller than the evening. This is a legit fact.
you know says on 23/Apr/15
Mandzukic is taller than Ronaldo by about 1-2 inches. Mandzukic is 6'1-6'1.5. The guy who told to judge his height by what he looks most of the time in photos. I will tell you one thing - never trust photos where Ronaldo is posing. Never. He knows how to look taller in those kind of photos. Judge the photos done when he is playing on the pitch. Photos with Mandjukic, Ibra. Ronaldo is a man who is 6 foot tall, maybe a weak 6 foot, but knows how to looks an inch or even 2 taller in photos where he can do his "look taller" tricks.
joe 193cm night says on 22/Apr/15
184 cm would not go that low for him perhaps the night and 187cm also think high for him, I think 6'1 good but can be 6'0.75 is also possible
6ftMagician says on 22/Apr/15

Yeah, I fully agree with you that you could give Ronaldo 184 or 186 based on isolated cases but his true height is 185. That pretty much settles it.
Height183 says on 21/Apr/15
Legit 6'1'' guy, not a hair under it.
Rory says on 20/Apr/15
Yh i agree in the pic with ibra he doesn't look 6'1, and im sure if i dug around for other pics of Ron there's be others where he looks 184 perhaps even a few 183 shots...but...itd be a lot easier for me to find pics of him looking 185 because that's what he looks mostly and im confident that's what he is..theres no point judging someones height on isolated shots where they may look taller or smaller than listed, you have to go with what they appear most of the time. I guess we're in agreement that hes 6'1 anyway.
6ftMagician says on 19/Apr/15

I didn't get my 184cm guess of Ronaldo out of the sky. Here is Ronaldo with a 194cm measured Ibrahimovic... tell me how tall Ronaldo looks in equal footwear/ground....

Click Here

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You tell me how tall Ronaldo looks here because I honestly think he looks 184 range here?

Which is why I think his 185 listing is a fair comprimise - some say 186, I say 184. So 185 is probably spot on - as indicated by his laser measurement.

A 6'1'' guy indeed. A good measuring stick. For example, by using Ronaldo as a measuring stick, we know Bale can't be 6'1'', instead 183/184 range is more likely for Gareth.

And no, I am not trying to downgrade everyone - Arnie for example is 182/183 in my opinion (today's height).

Ronnie looks taller thanks to his henry-cavill-esque posture. Maybe he could measure 186 but with Ibrahimovic he struggles with 6'1'' IMO.
Ally says on 19/Apr/15
He makes everyone look 1 inch shorter than they are listed. Maybe he is in fact 186 cm
Rory says on 14/Apr/15
Every bit a legit 6'1.cant understand 184 guesses, virtually never looks that, in fact more often 186 than 184.
ronaldo is badguy says on 14/Apr/15
ronaldo is little over 184cm.
not over 185cm.
184.5~185cm is pure ronaldo height imo.
Appe 6ft 0.5 says on 11/Apr/15
@mordor, about the first link: wrong height and wrong weight, he can t weigh 85kg. With his stature of 6'1 and his kind of phisique he can be max 82kg (more 80kg range)
mordor says on 10/Apr/15
Cristiano at 187cm.Evidence:Click Here
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SportsHeight says on 9/Apr/15
As has been noted, in the "Tested to the Limit" documentary, Ronaldo was measured at 185.1 cm using a laser scanner. This was likely an afternoon height. As he was being measured, however, Ronaldo had his hair gelled up like this:

Click Here

If the scanner measured to the very top of his hair, the measurement would probably be a centimeter or so higher than if it had been taken using the conventional method. Wouldn't this make Ronaldo closer to like 6'0.5"? It may be that he always looks to be 6'1"+ because his hair gives him that extra centimeter -- plus the fact that we usually see him wearing cleats. I'd be interested to read some other people's thoughts.
Original says on 31/Mar/15
186,5 out of bed to 185 night. Solid 6'1 can 6'1.25 sometimes.
mordor says on 28/Mar/15
Click Here nex to ramos.visible shoes and ground level.
Appe 6ft 0.5 says on 27/Mar/15
@rob do you think he could be measured under 185 (like 184,7) at dinner time after a training day?
joe 193cm night says on 23/Mar/15
probably measured at nightClick Here
joe joe says on 21/Mar/15
anybody using Team fotos with Ronaldo on the back row should be aware he usually tip toes
GianFranco says on 20/Mar/15
He's a tall man. Definitely looks at least 6'1.
6ftMagician says on 20/Mar/15
Ronaldo never looks taller than Jordan Henderson (who is the tallest looking 186 guy I have ever seen). Ronnie is fair to go with 185, let's leave it at that, could be 184, rather than 186.
Jamal says on 16/Mar/15
He is clearly closer to (and probably above) 186 than he is to 185. Also he should stay on his feet more!
Appe 6ft 0.5 says on 14/Mar/15
@darwin ronaldo lowest 185, kaka lowest 186
Darwin says on 13/Mar/15
@Appe Its true. KAKA is more tall than CR7
Height183 says on 13/Mar/15
Yep, at his very low probably goes down to around 6'0.5''
joe 193cm night says on 10/Mar/15
184cm to Ronaldo only the night after a tiring game
Height183 says on 9/Mar/15
In some Pictures Ronaldo looks taller than Kaka, but in other pictures Kaka looks taller than Ronaldo. I think they are both the same height at 6'1''.
186 says on 8/Mar/15
@mordor very true he is 1.86 like Kaka
Appe 6ft 0.5 says on 8/Mar/15
Kaka is a good cm taller than ronaldo. Ronaldo simply hold a perfect posture always while kaka not.
6ftMagician says on 8/Mar/15
Ronaldo can look 185cm next to Ramos and Bale:

Click Here

Ronaldo can look 184cm range with Rooney (5'9.25''):

Click Here
mordor says on 7/Mar/15
I disagree.The fact that we find pics where Ronaldo looks just a bit taller than Kaka and vice versa dictates that they are the same height.Legit 186cm guys both of them.
Willes says on 6/Mar/15
He looks 3 cm shorter then me so 186cm is fine
Willes says on 6/Mar/15
He looks 6'1
S.J.H says on 6/Mar/15
CR is 6'0.75 always visibly shorter than 6'1.25 Ricardo Kaka
Jamal says on 5/Mar/15
The second best player of this century (so far) is 186cm tall!
Rob ? says on 2/Mar/15
Rob do you still think he is 185? Because if he is theres a lot of mistakes with other players heigjt
[Editor Rob: somewhere in 185-6cm zone is what I think if you measured him with stadiometer he would be.]
Barney says on 27/Feb/15
Laser is 185.1 cm
Ronaldo +185 cm ok ?
6ftMagician says on 26/Feb/15
Please leave the childish melodrama out of here MD. We don't have time for this. Thanks
6ftMagician says on 26/Feb/15
I do not engage in name calling lol, chill, life's too short for that. One love.
MD says on 25/Feb/15
@6ftMagician, go read back through your last handful of posts and see tell me this is how you want to come off. You've done nothing but engaged in direct and catty name calling. Grow up.
mordor says on 24/Feb/15
Look man i am not trolling.Even his official fan site lists him at 186cm.Besides i am pretty sure 185.8cm laser measurement is the correct one.With 184cm Nadal 2cm difference is obvious even when Nadal wears tennis shoes whereas ronaldo has soccer shoes.
6ftMagician says on 24/Feb/15

You seem to have a comprehensive understanding with regards to your post below. End of discussion really - Ronaldo could be a low 185 or high 185, at the very least a 184 and at the most a 186. Done.
6ftMagician says on 24/Feb/15

You are clearly trolling. Those are guesses in the links, not from reputable sources.

I lost it when it said 6'2'' or 186cm - atleast get the unit of conversion correctly.

I won't engage in any more discussion with yourself.
mordor says on 24/Feb/15
Check these links that talk about CR7'S facts including measurements:
Click Here
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mordor says on 23/Feb/15
Even though i dont speak english fluently i can clearly understand what you say in every post of you.I am not saying you say irrational things.Lets say we respect laser measurement.Why not.What i don't know though is what time was that measurement done and if it was after vigorous training.Those parameters could possibly make him lose about 1,5cm.Anyway it is clear that it is not severe to argue about 1 or 2 cms.Anyway check these links with some CR7'S facts including his measurements.Both of those articles are very recent.And one of them has as a separate question about his height and his other body facts.
MD says on 23/Feb/15
This guy is probably one of the most precisely measured guys on this entire website. If the listing is off, at all, it's only going to be off no more than a quarter-inch in either direction. But, arguing half-inches and whole inches? That's not even really for debate, sorry.
186 says on 22/Feb/15
He is clearly 186.5-187 out of bed and ends up the day at 185
Tor says on 22/Feb/15
good pic mordor!
well, we can see a clear inch difference between them, and also a small shoes's advantage for CR7 (1 or 2 cm)
So, 2.5 and 1 or 2cm, about 4 cm is the difference Cristiano-Dudek
Dudek is 187-188? Then Cr7 looks another time 183 or 184 (hard to say 185cm-legit 6'1, but it can be possible, in any case no way over 185 cm)
6ftMagician says on 22/Feb/15

You clearly are a reasoned and logical individual. I am glad we can agree Ronaldo is a strong 185cm. Nothing more, nothing less.


I can sense your English is not up to scratch. That perhaps explains why you fail to understand my previous posts. Go back and read my posts, it will clarify everything. To get you started, here is a little pointer: Ronaldo should be used as a measuring stick for other players - NOT the other way around, so forget comparing him to DUDEK or LUSTIG. Instead, for example, based on Ronaldo's measurement we can see that Dudek is a weak 6'2'' (187cm range). Let's uphold logic and reason over any irrationality.
joe 193cm night says on 21/Feb/15
Dudek was measured 187cm in Liverpool
Rory says on 21/Feb/15
No dudek is 6'2 not 6'1.
Appe 6' 0.5 says on 21/Feb/15
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Appe 6' 0.5 says on 21/Feb/15
@mordor how can you be sure dudek is a legit 188cm guy? We can t say that
Rory says on 21/Feb/15
The 186.5 measurement was probably taken at a morning training session, that's assuming he was barefoot too which he probably was. I think all his listed measurements make perfect sense to me. 186.5 probably late morning at training, 185.8 probably late afternoon before playing and 185.1 about his usual low after playing football in the evening.
mordor says on 20/Feb/15
You put the conversations in right bases.However you should also comment a realy good pic at least in my opinion that i have posted in a previous post of mine:Click Here
Check that.Ronaldo next to 188cm everywhere listed goalkeeper Dudek.Clear conclusions can be extracted with that pic guys.Waiting your comments.My guess would be that ronaldo is 186,5cm.That old Real Madrit's listing was accurate for him.If want, you can check another posts of mine where you can see CR7 with that Swedish guy Lustig listed at 189-190cm, in a video i had posted.Just scroll down.But first see that pic with Dudek.
Rory says on 20/Feb/15
Yeah id agree in that one isolated pic with ibra he looks not even 184 more 183 but you said yourself you think hes a strong 185 guy no more and i agree with that 100%, i rly do think hes just a plain 6'1 no more no less which tallies when you compare him to most other people e.g ramos,benzema etc. I would doubt the laser measurement included his hair, also was that taken after her excercised because if so then 185.1 is probably his low.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover says on 20/Feb/15
I always thought he was at least 6ft2. He definitely clears it in football boots
6ftMagician says on 19/Feb/15

Your question (''are there more pics of him looking 6'0.5, or are there more pics of him looking 6'1 ?'') proves that you fail to comprehend what I am saying. I do not care what he ''looks'' like next to other players. He was measured with a laser at 185cm - it was not specified whether that included his hair too. Thus he is at most (without hair) 6'1'' or 185cm. If however, the laser failed to remove his 1cm or so hair, then that would place Ronaldo at 184cm range.

I think Ronaldo is a strong 185 guy. Nothing more, nothing less.

He is a measuring stick to measure others, not the other way around.

Otherwise we'd be saying ''look at Ozil he is listed 6ft but Ronaldo has 2 or 3 inches on him, Ronaldo must be 188cm'' - NO. In this example, Ozil is clearly a 5'10'' guy.

Lastly, I would only accept measurements with ROnaldo compared to other verified (measured) players. The only one who springs to mind is IBRAHIMOVIC, I have provided a picture below of Ronaldo with Ibrahimovic, so why don't you tell us how tall he looks?
Rory says on 19/Feb/15
Are there more pics of Ronaldo looking 6'1 than there are 6'0.5 ? Absolutely.
joe 193cm night says on 19/Feb/15
6ftMagician it is a higher cm that Nadal Nadal also here this listing 6ft 0.5in (184 cm)Click Here
6ftMagician says on 18/Feb/15
@''joe 193cm night says on 17/Feb/15
6ftMagician Ronaldo is higher than the brownClick Here''

NO. Pay CLOSE attention to Ronaldo's left foot. It is arched up. As we have seen even recently, Ronaldo is tip-toeing there. Sorry. My evidence is strong, no one else has refuted it thus far.
Rory says on 18/Feb/15
Good pic which illustrates 6'1 for Ronaldo..look at him next to legit 6 footers Alonso and Ramos and stood beside 6'0.5 Benzema...cant see anything other than 6'1.

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Rory says on 18/Feb/15
@6ft magician..."I have a strong case Ronaldo is 6'1'' maximum."...well i think a lot of people would agree with that, but theyd also say i have a strong case hes not below 6'1 either...a question for you though....are there more pics of him looking 6'0.5, or are there more pics of him looking 6'1 ? If he was measured 185.1/185.8, i dunno where your 184 assertions are coming from.
Appe 6' 0.5 says on 18/Feb/15
@joe 193cm you posted a right photo but giving a wrong comment, ronaldo is not taller than brown, maybe a fraction under
appe 6ft 0.5" says on 18/Feb/15
@6ft magician, you are talking with me who I grew about 2cm after 18/19 yo, but I think that to grow about 3cm in twenties is such a rare case! maybe one on a thousand people
6ftMagician says on 17/Feb/15
Let's keep the conversation civil.

I have a strong case Ronaldo is 6'1'' maximum.

Some how it is impossible for you to fathom the evidence.

For the last time, he was measured at 185.1cm, thus we should use RONALDO as the measuring stick to judge others, not the other way around.

Having said that, with a 194.5cm measured Ibrahimovic, you tell me how tall Ronaldo looks:

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With all due respect, I rest my case.
joe 193cm night says on 17/Feb/15
6ftMagician Ronaldo is higher than the brownClick Here
mordor says on 17/Feb/15
ronaldo is a handful under 6ft2.thus he is 187cm.he ALWAYS TOWERS OVER 18CM GUYS FOR 3 CM.
Rory says on 17/Feb/15
6ft magician, are you going to try and tell us there's more pics of Ronaldo looking 184 than there is 6'1, because i wouldn't bother if i were you for every pic you post of him looking 184 there's oh about 100,000 where he looks 185 lol.
Celebheights 6'1.5"-6'2" says on 17/Feb/15
While I agree that he isn't 187 CM, you could pick up 3 CM past 19. I grew a bit more than that in my early 20s.
6ftMagician says on 16/Feb/15
@Appe 6' 0.5

That does not make any logical sense. Being 184 at 19 does not mean ''he can't be 187'' final height. Some people grow well into their twenties, as they have a rare genetic predisposition that their growth plates fuse later than average.

Ronaldo does not appear to be one of those lucky individuals. Measured with a Laser at 185.1cm (with or without hair unspecified) puts him at MAX 6ft1. More likely in the 6'0.75'' range. A solid 184 guy as listed when he arrived at Manchester.

Here is EVIDENCE to support my claim:

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The first two pictures are comparing Ronaldo to Wes Brown (never listed over 185).

The last picture he is getting towered by 188cm Nemanja Vidic.

All pictured taken in 2008 season, Ronaldo would have been 23 years old. Done growing.
Appe 6' 0.5 says on 12/Feb/15
@rory perfect description. He can t be 187 if he was 184 at 19 years old
Rory says on 11/Feb/15
theres always going to pics where ronaldo can look 6'0.5 or 6'1.5, but the reality is 90% of the time he looks bang inbetween those measurements as a textbook 6'1 me its pretty clear hes 6'1, and anything outside of 6'0.75-6'1.25 range guesses are unrealistic.
Appe 6' 0.5 says on 11/Feb/15
@mordor in your photo dudek has a good cm on ronaldo and ronaldo has thicker shoes: so this photo is proof of no more than 186
mordor says on 10/Feb/15
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the pic i said last comment with 188cm dudek.
186.5 says on 9/Feb/15
At least upgrade him to 186.
mordor says on 9/Feb/15
Check that pic.Same ground level same(not talking about millimeters)shoe advantage.With Dudek at 188cm.
joe 192cm says on 9/Feb/15
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6ftMagician says on 9/Feb/15
Please see evidence I posted (in my other post below ''mordor'') before jumping to conclusions.

Let's not forget this is a guy who was MEASURED at 185.1cm with a laser. This is the MOST he could be (because if it included hair then it would be even less). So let's rule out 187 and 183.

Morning: 186.Xcm (MAX)
Night: 184.Xcm (Regular LOW)

From now we can use Ronaldo as a barometer to measure others; Arbeloa is 182 MAX, Ramos looks 6ft with Ronaldo, Casillas looks 5'11'' with Ronaldo. WE SHOULD NOT BE using others to measure him. Think logically please.

With all due respect, that should end the discussion. He is 6ft 1 for most of day, and just creeping under that mark at night.
Appe 6' 0.5 says on 9/Feb/15
Both 183 cm and 187 are redicolous, you can talk about 187 as a morning height but not real height
186 says on 8/Feb/15
Well Gareth Bale is listed 186 on that same site
That shows the credibility it has.
HULK says on 8/Feb/15
Ronaldo looks 2inches on F1 Drive Jenson Button(6FT on this site)
mordor says on 8/Feb/15
Oh yeah the same difference with arbeloa and navas the goalkeeper both of them being legit 184cm guys.seems 6'2 is quite possible for him.So 187cm was always my guess and i think i am right as hell.
6ftMagician says on 8/Feb/15
Arbeloa is 5'11 and was always listed this prior to recently.

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This would put Ronaldo at his true height of 184cm.
CR7 says on 7/Feb/15
Judging that pic with Arbeloa, not less than 186.5 cm
Tor says on 7/Feb/15
mordor, we can't judge on a clip, video is way less accurate than full figure pic to determinate height: proportions charge everytime and there isn't a complete view
186.5 says on 7/Feb/15
With 184 cm Arbeloa
mordor says on 4/Feb/15
I have posted that video again:
Check that video between 6.18-6.26 min CR7 next to sweden's Mikael Lustig that he is listed at 189cm.
Thomas says on 3/Feb/15
I'm 6'1" and he's built and looks like a legit 6'1" guy. 6 ft 1 is right on the mark for him
Tor says on 2/Feb/15
@6ft yes but personally, all considered, i put him more at 183-185cm, 6'0.5-6'1 ft benchmark
(in other words, if i'd bet on him to be a bit under or a bit over 185 cm, i try with the first chance)
6ftMagician says on 1/Feb/15
@Tor as has been said many times before, we should use Ronaldo to measure other players, not the other way around :)

Morning: 185.Xcm
Evening: 184cm

It appears we are going round and round in circles! Here is a guy who measured 185 (with or without hair unspecified). By this we can infer that at best he is 185/186, and at worst, in the 183/184 range (if it turns out laser included hair).
mordor says on 1/Feb/15
I have posted that video again:
Check that video between 6.18-6.26 min CR7 next to sweden's Mikael Lustig that he is listed at 189cm.
mordor says on 1/Feb/15
Hi guys.It's been a while since i last commented on ronaldo's height.I really think that i am justified to support the opinion that ronaldo is at 6'2 range or almost 6'2.Seeing that pic with Bolt it makes that clear.Constantly seeking to find excuses that he is shorter that what we see such as ground level or whether his shoes give him a generous height advantage are just not serious.Anyway take a look at that pic next to 184cm listed Keylor Navas(this pic does not show ground level-however i am pretty sure they are on the same ground level-and obviously not their shoes.But again lets assume they have the same shoe advantage.It is clear cr7 is 187cm range(so close to 6'2).And the pic:Click Here
Tor says on 30/Jan/15 last photo, very good pic, Khedira and Pepe are tip-toeing;
although, concentrate on Diego Lopez, that is around 195 cm: against Benzema looks 13-15 cm taller!
So Benzema around 181-182? Probably, but sure, no way over 6'0
And Benzema is always a bit under CR7, a couple of cm, an inch max
6ftMagician says on 26/Jan/15

Re-look at that picture, he does honestly look 2 solid inches shorter than Khaderia (who Madrid claim is 6ft 2). Admittedly I am a Ronaldo fan, but even I can leave my bias and see the solid 4-5cm difference (not counting Ronaldo's hair).

I agree with you though, he looks 184/185, he is probably close to 186 during the morning.
Appe4 says on 26/Jan/15
@6ftMagician I personally disagree with you when you say he could be also a 183-184 cm guy. I think the lowest possible we could speak about is 184,7/185 before bed. Anyway I think he would measure between 185 and 186 during 80% of the day. To me a honest 185 footballer and maybe even 186... 187 is a joke
6ftMagician says on 24/Jan/15
Let's lay this to rest once and for all:

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-- In this picture Ronaldo looks a hair over 6ft flat (an honest judgment - I am a Ronaldo fan).
-- He was measured 185cm by a laser - with or without hair *unspecified*.

Ronaldo is at worst 6ft, at best 6ft 1.

Ronaldo is a reliable measuring stick to guess others heights. Not the other way around. So Ozil is clearly (despite slouching), no 6ft guy.
james says on 24/Jan/15
@186 i honestly have no idea why everywhere has benzema 187cm, he's not over 184cm, i think benzema is a fraction over 183 but he's certainly not 187cm, ronaldo is always 3/4 taller so that would make ronaldo 6'3 LOL. Either way yea i think he's 186cm
186 says on 24/Jan/15
He has to be at least 186 cm. Taller than Benzema who is listed 187 cm EVERYWHERE
6ftMagician says on 23/Jan/15
This isn't the place to discuss other players heights. There is a page for that for a reason - so do Rob a favor and do it there.
Appe4 says on 23/Jan/15
@james I agree with you when you say he s not under 185, anyway I think the range is 185-186 (no less no more)... If someone thinks he s 187 is only because he has a perfect posture and seems to stand as tall as possible every time he is photographed
james says on 22/Jan/15
@Ally Reus always struck me as a 181cm guy, but the more i see him the more i think he's just 180cm, either way, he's 180-181 but no taller or shorter. I say 180cm
james says on 22/Jan/15
@Appe, ok dude, im sure schweinstiger is not over 5'11, all the 6ft guys in bayern are always taller and if Alaba is 5'11,then so is he because they are the same height. Sergio ramos is a solid 6fter, like to me he's a benchmark 183cm, and you are right, ronaldo is a full inch above him, so maybe ronaldo could very well be 186cm, but he's not below 185cm, i think he never drobs below that, the lazer picked him up at 185.1cm, so for a fact he's not below 6'1. I think he's 186cm
Original says on 20/Jan/15
1,86 is correct.
6ftMagician says on 19/Jan/15
@Appe4 regarding that pic with Bolt, Ronaldo is in flat soccer cleats don't forget, and Ronaldo is leaning himself. I see a solid 7, possibly 8cm difference there.

Thqat pic with Schweinsteiger is poor. As we all know Ronald's best asset in terms of height is his long neck, in that pic his neck is hunched down. He already has Shweinsteiger beat by an inch if standing straight he could beat him by a solid 5-6cm.

It's a tough one Ronaldo, he can look anywhere from 183-187cm.
Appe4 says on 19/Jan/15 Total body image with bastian schweinsteiger, he his listed 183cm everywhere but I think he is a bit under this mark
Appe4 says on 19/Jan/15
If bolt stood straight as Ronaldo there would be 8-9 cm difference
Jack says on 19/Jan/15
Well I'm no expert but Bolt is not standing straight -- if he was standing straight as Ronaldo then it would be not more than 3 inches difference.
6ftMagician says on 18/Jan/15
Click Here

Great full body pic that shows Ronaldo with 6'5'' track legend Usain Bolt. Ronaldo's soccer cleats give no added height (they dig into ground - 0cm). Bolt is wearing standard Puma 'Basket' sneakers (1cm).

How tall does Ronaldo look here Rob?
Appe4 says on 17/Jan/15
@ally reus no more than 181
Ally says on 16/Jan/15
What do you guys think about Marco Reus' height? He is listed from 180 to 183 cm everywhere
6ftMagician says on 15/Jan/15
@carver and @Appe4, both analysis are spot on. Robben is bang on 178cm. Di Maria at 179-180. Ronaldo 185 bang on. Neuer 192-193 range.
Appe4 says on 15/Jan/15
Guys let s say that with 183 sergio ramos ronaldo doesn t look a full 186 but more a 185 flat
carver says on 14/Jan/15
Ok,i saw someone asking about arjen robben's height, and i have to say, he really doesn't look 5'11, Di maria is 5'11 and the internet now has him 5'10(which makes no sense) and he was an inch taller than robben, also guatdiola is 5'11 and is also taller, and when ronaldo stood by him, ronaldo was a full 3 inches taller, now i don't think ronaldo is 6'2, i think he's a full 6'1 or maybe a little over, which makes robben 5'10.
6ftMagician says on 14/Jan/15
@Tor It's true, Neuer looks roughly 3 inches taller (even considering posture etc.)

I think Ronaldo can fool the camera into thinking he is taller. He probably is the full 6ft 1. I don't see a 6ft 2 guy there.
Appe4 says on 14/Jan/15
@6ftmagician, i saw other photos about the FIFA event in which you can clearly see there are at least 7 cm between them
Teej says on 13/Jan/15
Ronaldo to me looks like a 187cm, so i believe 186.5. He looks like he was a late bloomer and the amount of excercises he's done, with his lifestyle and diet, may have added a couple of cm I believe. So the fact that real madrid have put him as 186.5 is believable. besides I saw the 3d laser scan and dont forget he was doing excercise and he actually wasnt standing fully erect may also indicate he's 186.5 cm. The fact that he's listed as that height as opposed to 188cm or 190cm makes it also believeble. I think 186.5 is his exact height. Lets not also forget the fact most people are measured in shoes, so the fact that he's 186.5 barefoot he'd be a very strong 6'2 if not more in shoes. im 187.6 cm barefoot im 190.4cm in shoes, my shoes add about 3.4cm to my height. anyways lets not get off topic, I believe he is 186.5 I have no doubt about it.
Tor says on 13/Jan/15
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Tor says on 13/Jan/15
too close to the camera and Cr is the first near the camera, that distorts the proportions...between Neuer and Cr7 yesterday there were at least 3" least!
6ftMagician says on 12/Jan/15
Just watched the annual Balon D'or ceremony for the best soccer player in the world. Finally a good body shot of Ronaldo...Ronaldo looked a strong 187cm next to (193cm) Manuel Neuer:

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Rob is it just me or does Ronaldo look close (2 inches difference at most) to Neuer's height?
Appe4 says on 9/Jan/15
Click Here Doesn't look the full 186 with bale and ramos
6ftMagician says on 5/Jan/15
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There is Ronaldo pictured aged 18/19 at the start of his United career. He is pictured with 188cm Ruud V.Nistelrooy/ 193cm Rio Ferdinand/ 176cm Wayne Rooney.

Ronaldo looks a flat 6ft there. Did he grow since then? Hmm...
6ftMagician says on 30/Dec/14
Upon waking Ronaldo is 186-7cm and at bed he is 184-5cm. He is clearly slightly over the full 6'1''. Yet he is probably a good centimetre or two away from touching 6'2'' in the morning.
Samir Butts says on 28/Dec/14
I think the real height is 185.5 but He stands so correctly that sometimes he looks like 187cm. Pepe is taller all the way and sometimes they both look like if they have the same height.
Tor says on 28/Dec/14
thanks Rob, so we can put Fletcher somewhere between 6'0 and 6'1?

@Appe it means that Cr can't be over 185
[Editor Rob: Fletcher can look over 6ft flat, a full 6ft 1? Possibly close to it, at least 184cm I'd have guessed.]
Appe4 says on 28/Dec/14
This make me think darren is 185 and that ronaldo is not over 6'1
bae says on 27/Dec/14
fletcher with 6'3 Sheamus Click Here
wat says on 27/Dec/14
Did he grow an inch suddenly? Fletcher was always 6 foot. End of story.
bae says on 26/Dec/14
appe4 : Bonus Click Here
bae says on 26/Dec/14
appe4:fletcher isn't 6'0..he's cleary 6'1

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6ftMagician says on 25/Dec/14
Fletcher has been described as 6ft1 in some article, though he looks about 184. That would make Ronaldo between 185 and 187. I'd go with 186 for Ronaldo. He's not quite a 6ft2 but is probably a 184 at worst at bed. More like 6'0.75 at bed and 6'1.5 upon waking.
Ossi says on 25/Dec/14
Ronaldo is 6'1= 185 cm end of story
Judd says on 24/Dec/14
I think he's closer to 6'1" than 6'0" least 6'0.75", at least! 6'1" is fair!
Gx79 says on 24/Dec/14
Rob can ronaldo look in 6'2 or close to 6'1 1/2
Gx79 says on 24/Dec/14
Rob can ronaldo look in 6'2 or close to 6'1 1/2
[Editor Rob: don't think he can look 6ft 2, but a bit over 6ft 1 yes he can appear that with other players.]
Appe4 says on 23/Dec/14
Click Here Here is another proof! Fletcher at 183 is too low anyway, legit 184
good find says on 23/Dec/14
Another good find. Ronaldo is the same height as Fletcher. 185 never convinced me. He is 185 after bed. 183 in the evening. 186 in the morning and 184 before bed tops. Ronaldo just fools everybody with his height, and usually makes himself an inch taller than he really is.
Tor says on 21/Dec/14
very good full figure photo... same height (darren's face is reclined)...and fletcher is also listed 183

umpteenth pic that makes cr7 between 183 and 185 cm, no way over
Appe4 says on 18/Dec/14
Click Here Here ronaldo with 184.2 listed Darren Fletcher ( I think his listing is correct )
Appe4 says on 17/Dec/14
Perfect 6' 1. Maybe a little under after a training day and before going to bed.
ossi says on 13/Dec/14
i think Ronaldo is out of bed 185.8 or something like taht. And to the end of the day he is 184 cm i dont think he is 186 but he is still taller than bale
Sukzoo 4 lyf says on 5/Dec/14
Ive always knew that ronaldo is taller than bale still saying that keep growing until u ar tired bye man
sam says on 4/Dec/14
Thoughts on Neven Subotic? IMO nowhere near 6ft 4 as he looks a matter of cm taller than Sven Bender in lots of photos. Giroud as well
charlie says on 3/Dec/14
It should be noted a lazer minus's the hair when it measures you, so i feel like if any of the "6'1" guys were to get measured by a lazer the be about inch shorter. And the reason ronaldo was measured with that machine was because they were trying to determine how fast, how high(he can jump), and how strong ronaldo was by puting him under certain tests, in order to determine this, they placed ronaldo in a machine tgat gave PIN POINT body statistics(weight, height, width etc) they weren't trying to flatter ronaldo with a height, his height came up 185.1cm but like rob said the screen did have 185.8cm, but it also should be noted this was around after noon when the video was shot, and height varies throughout the day, if im correct, i really think ronaldo out of bed is 187, for most of the day he's 185/186cm and at night he's 184.6cm. He remains 6'1 constatly through his day.
charlie says on 3/Dec/14
Josh1 he is not 6'0.5, a LAZER Measured him 185.1cm(6'1) it is solid proof he's not beloelw 6'1. And when he came to united at age 17 he was 179/180cm look at the pictures with a neville, he was the same height as him at age 18, he grew quite a bit before 21.
joe joe says on 3/Dec/14
Rob Im guessing in his height measurement with Real madrid, it was done as it is always done in sports clubs Bare foot, Feet together and military posture. In the sky documetary clip his feet are about 30 CM apart when they do the lazer measurement. Just saying
Josh1 says on 2/Dec/14
He was 6'0.5 when he first arrived to Manchester United and he still is 6'0.5
Appe4 says on 2/Dec/14
I think he is more 186 than 185 ( 186 lunchtime). If he looks taller is because he always has a perfect posture in photos; in my experience, I am 184 (and I have a good posture) and in many photos I took I seem to be as tall as some mate who are 186-187 or towering on 180 guys... for me is the only reason why some of you talk of 187-188 for him. Then he is so egocentric that he wants to appear 190cm next to Benzema when in reality he is "only" an inch taller. Good evening guys!
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover says on 1/Dec/14
"Christiano Ronaldo's height is 6ft 1¼in (186cm)"

Out of bed: 187-188cm, Before bed: 185-186cm
186 cm says on 30/Nov/14
Hes at least 186. Always looks taller than solid 6 footers
6ftMagician says on 30/Nov/14
@joe joe Ronaldo does look taller than Cain, but we cannot see the ground nor can we see footwear. Purely based on that clip Ronaldo is 6'1 and Cain is 5'11.5 (in MMA he is billed an inch or so higher so this is not unlikely).
MD says on 30/Nov/14
You guys really have to stop using "tower" as you use it. A one inch advantage isn't "towering"; a two inch advantage isn't "towering." I don't think you can even begin to use the term until one person can see over the top of someone else's head. Let's start using the word more appropriately.
Tom says on 29/Nov/14
I do agree that most of the time he does look taller than this listing however with 6'1'' measured Chad Ochocinco in the picture when he met the real madrid team ronaldo looks marginally taller however Cinco is not standing up straight and was wearing vans slip ons which give (according to this site) 0.55' so i doubt ronaldo had less footwear. In another image when the two with their girlfriends cinco looks marginally taller. I believe 6'1.25'' for ronaldo.
Tom says on 29/Nov/14
Cain velasquez is not even 6ft. There is a good picture of him and brock lesnar in clothes where brock looks a solid 2.5 inches on him, making cain 5'11.5. Solves the height difference which between Ronaldo and cain i see 2 inches no more, no less.
Scott 187cm says on 29/Nov/14
Cristiano is 185 .5 cm
6ftMagician says on 29/Nov/14
@rmv Because Ronaldo does tower over '6 footers', logic tells us to round them down as opposed to putting Ronaldo's height higher!

Example: jenson button is at best 181cm. Not a chance he is a six footer.

My analysis in previous comment (posted on 26/Nov) also fits in well with laser measurement.
joe joe says on 29/Nov/14
It's really wierd that in this vid Ronaldo Towers over 6'1 1m 85 listed Cain Valasquez. Either cain isnt the 6'1 he is billed at or ronaldo is taller than 1m85. Infact in the early part of his MMA career Cain was Billed at 6'2. Really confusing. Also for guys who are going to say Ron is wearing soccer shoes. I doubt he is as he is holding them in his hand as this vid is taken after training. So it's safe to say Ronaldo is wearing training sneaker. Even if Cain is wearing flat shoes it still doesnt explain the difference in height from 2 men who are both billed at 185. IMO I would say Ronaldo is closer to 186.5 and Cain closer to 183/184. Let me know what you think Rob Click Here
rmv says on 27/Nov/14
No less than 185, I think closer to 186 because he often towers over solid 6 footers
6ftMagician says on 26/Nov/14
Guys the plot thickens, I found some interesting evidence (hear me out): Click Here

Despite unable to see the tape clearly we can make out the 5ft Mark clearly in black (just above guy in hoodie's scalpel). This is 100% because the next inch above it looks like a faint ''61''. I obtained the pic from this article Click Here
and zoomed in...

The tape indicates that Ronaldo is 66 inches up to his mouth (wearing 'indoor' soccer shoes). This means that his head would be 73 inches or 185.42cm. Discount the 1.5cm the shoes give and he looks a solid 184cm or so.

It's impossible for him to be as much as 1cm over 185. The laser was correct :)
appe4 says on 25/Nov/14
hey rob! 2 questions for you. First, are you thinking about to put CR at 186cm? Second, may you create in future a page on Fernando Torres or will you let him with other footballers page?
[Editor Rob: I think 6ft 1 is fine for him, he got his measurements somewhere between 185 and 186cm]
6ftMagician says on 24/Nov/14
@Aubameyang not seeing Ronaldo at 187 there, more like 185 at a stretch.

Funnily enough he is currently listed (most up to date) at 184cm on European Championship official website. Click Here
aubameyang says on 23/Nov/14
cristiano 186-187cm
lionel messi 168-169cm

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6ftMagician says on 22/Nov/14
I solved this debate once and for all... Ronaldo has a eye level higher than an average 185cm guy. He therefore can appear anything up to 187cm (even during day after standing for hours) at times.
I conclude Ronaldo is as measured by the laser, a strong 185 at bed, and 187 in the morning. Still a tall guy nontheless.
Tor says on 21/Nov/14
@mordor people lose from 1 to 3 cm during day, average is not 1 cm! Personally i lose only 1,5 but i'm an HP -15 and a 24y.o., so i'm in the minimum range; and where Crowe is 182? He is signed 179 bang on this site!
However no one of last pics are full figure...well, all of us can share kakà at 185186 cm, isn't he?
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everyone can judge himself, i believe...
( care to say i have nothing vs Cr7, that even consider in the list of all time 10 strongest footballers!)
ah, here Xabi Alonso with 174-175 Mourinho and 183-184 Nadal...
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6ftMagician says on 20/Nov/14
@ Appe, not doubt Kaka is in 6'1 range. A strong 186cm at bed time. A 6'2 on waking up.

@ Mordor, I just don't get why Ronaldo looks so tall, especially compared to Jenson Button - he has at least 2 solid inches on Button. I am not saying he is definitely taller than 6'1 but we shouldn't rule it out.

Everyone I read all previous comments and I am surprised to learn Ronaldo was measured 185cm by laser.

My conclusion: Only thing I can think of is Ronaldo is really 'just' 6'1 OR it is possible for the laser to be misinterpreted/wrong.
Max says on 19/Nov/14
@appe ok im positive ramos is a solid 183cm. Bale i think 184.5, lewandowski 184cm. Torres, well dude he could very well be 185cm, he's definitely in the 6'1 range though. As for kaka im soo sure he and ronaldo are the exact same height, and because of that on different days one might appear taller than the other. But kaka is one of the few people who look exactly ronaldo's height.
@6ftmagician ikr? He stands way taller than most 6fters, the one with jenson betton real stunned me considering they wore the exact same footwear to race in that car. Ronaldo's height is by far the most debatable height i've ever seen because he really makes all other 6'1 listings look wrong
mordor says on 18/Nov/14
check that
Click Here (somewhere says he is 6'3 with shoes on)that means that his shoes have always a standard heel advantage(5cm in that case)??
mordor says on 18/Nov/14
need to mention he is listed at all w i k i e s 185cm except the greek one where he is listed as 187cm.
mordor says on 18/Nov/14
Well it seems more and more people come close to my conclusions.Dont even think about it dudes.This guy is 186,5cm most of the day.And i dont beleive he shrinks more than one 1cm.Those who say he shrinks 2-3cm during the day must be better informed.Maybe old people shrink that much.Not such young people with such strong build.
Appe4 says on 17/Nov/14
Kakà is a bit taller than ronaldo anyway. No doubt on this
6ftMagician says on 17/Nov/14
I'll just leave these here... Ronaldo with Jenson Button (182cm), Ryan Howard (193cm) and Kaka (186cm):

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Is he really just 185cm? He looks awfully tall at times!
Appe4 says on 17/Nov/14
@max cristiano 186, fernando torres 184,5 gareth bale 184 lewandowski 184 sergio ramos and xabi alonso 182,5/183. I don t know how you can see 3.5 cm difference between fernando torres and xabi alonso when there are so many photos proving not more than 2cm difference (max). Anyway I agree with you about CR and lewandowski. I write my estimation for midday height
Max says on 15/Nov/14
@Appe oh and as for torres, well the best shot is when ronaldo, kaka, and torres stood together at the fifa world player of the year 2008(all of them listed 186cm) torres and kaka looked the same height(wearing sneakers) while ronaldo was a little taller but he wore dress shoes(2cm heel) i really think they are the same height, people say what makes the nickname 'el niño' so ironic is how tall torres is. I think he and ronaldo are the same. As for alonso before real madrid listed him 182.4cm, i'd say that's spot on for him torres looks 3/4 cm taller(3.6cm) so this is my guess
Cr7 : 186cm
Torres : 186cm
Alonso : 182.4cm
Max says on 15/Nov/14
@Appe good question, well he is currently listed 184cm kn bayern's official site, but recently i realised these official sites aren't as reliable as we think, i realise most just list what the internet has, however i do think he is 184cm, he's taller than the average 6fter(183cm) but he isn't quite 6'1. He has a very lean physique so he can look very tall at times. One other thing, when ronaldo stood next to him, he looked a solid inch taller, so to me this is more evidence that ronaldo is strong 186cm(and doesn't drop below 6'1 mark) what do you think?
Mamat says on 14/Nov/14
Cristiano Is About 186cm for sure...

With UFC Fighter 6'1 Cain Velasquez Click Here

And With 6'5 Fabricio Wedum Click Here
mordor says on 13/Nov/14
russel crow at 181-182cm not 5'10
Josh says on 13/Nov/14
The debate fascinates me. Even with laser measured pics lol...

The only thing worth debating at this point is whether he is 185.1 or 185.8
Appe4 says on 12/Nov/14
@max ...and, what is your thought about lewandowski? He is listed 183,184 or 185...
Appe4 says on 12/Nov/14
@max so do you think fernando torres is a full 186cm? Search "fernando torres & xabi Alonso" for example and you Will tell me. Don t know why but I think cristiano is slightly taller and I am pretty sure on 186 listing in him.
max says on 11/Nov/14
I think benzy is a solid 183( 184cm is possible like rob said, but i think 183cm looks more like him) but i agree he is no way 187cm, where did that listing even come from? And now everywhere has him listed that, i don't understand, and now people are saying ronaldo only looked taller because he tip toes when ronaldo was always 2/3 cm taller
max says on 11/Nov/14
@tor. No way man, then he'd be a 183/184cm guy, i really think don't think he drops below 185cm, out of bed he's 187/188, most of the day 185/186cm(hence the lazer got him 185.1/185.8), and a weak 185cm at night.
Tor says on 9/Nov/14
however my two cents: cr7's out of bed height 185-186 cm, most of the day 184 and 183-184 night height
Appe4 says on 8/Nov/14
@jamal 180
Jamal says on 8/Nov/14
This is a bit off topic, but how tall would you guys say that the current chess world champion Magnus Carlsen is? Here are photos of him with Ronaldo, Bale, and Zidane respectively:

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mordor says on 7/Nov/14
Kareem Benzema is 182cm.Anything above that for him is a lie.CR7 sometimes towers over him without tiptoeing tricks.
Max says on 6/Nov/14
@mordor, yup! They look both like strong 6'1ers. But my god, now this thing circling that benzema is taller than ronaldo and that's why ronaldo tiptoes in team photos....-.- why does everyone seem to think benzema is 187cm? Even gareth bale was slightly taller, but why do people think benzema is that tall?
Appe4 says on 6/Nov/14
@max I agree with you on everything but FT height, I don t think he is 186, look at photos with him and xabi alonso or sergio ramos (both 183): he has not 3cm in them as cristiano ronaldo! I think fernando torres is a genuine 184/185 guy as gareth bale but not over 185 as ronaldo. If ronaldo and torres would meet I bet there will be 2cm between them (not more). Anyway, From my point of you falcao is under the 179 listing, he seems more in the 177-178 range
mordor says on 5/Nov/14
I agree with the fact that he stands the same height as Thomas Muller who is listed at 186cm eveywhere.
mordor says on 4/Nov/14
Tor it is quite difficult for CR7 to loose 2cm.I had read once that the average shrinkage is about 1,5cm.Some people may shrink only 1cm.Of course it depends on factors such as vigorous exercise,etc.But the thing is that i also read that fat people tend to shrink more than avereage and quicker throughout the day at an average 1,8cm.Considering those Cristiano stands 187,2cm out of bed.Till late afternoon he stands at 186,5cm.And maybe at night he falls just under 186cm so maybe at match time he is 185,8cm or even 185,9cm.
max says on 4/Nov/14
@Appe4 to answer your question, it varies, ronaldo looks a full inch taller benzema(183/184) about the same height as torres(solid 186cm) 3cm taller than ramos(solid183cm) and bale...well honestly there is ahrdly anything between them 1-2cm(this is more proof that bale is not 183cm but more 184/185cm). And then for the WC, ronaldo made clint dempsey(listed at 185cm) look 5'10, and looked eye to eye with matt hummels. The only players who really look similar to ronaldo's height are: diego costa, fernando torres, thomas muller. Those 3 players have looked exactly his height. On a side note, how tall do think radamel falcao is?
Tor says on 4/Nov/14
however we can't consider out of bed height, that persists only 2-3 hours: the rest of the day we are 1-2cm shorter (the most lose happens the first 4-5 hours since wake up)
Appe4 says on 3/Nov/14
@celebheights 188: rob says frequently the average shrink is between 1.5 and 2cm ( considering this I assume 1.8 as perfect average). So less than 186 when is dinner time; my personal estimation is that he pull off 185 after a long training day. I ask you a question: how much are these players shorter than CR? Fernando torres, Sergio Ramos, gareth bale (if for you they are shorter of course)
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover says on 3/Nov/14
If 185.8cm is a nighttime measure, he's a very strong 6ft1
max says on 1/Nov/14
Well yea it is very possible he grew after 18, that is common, however, look at him next to di maria!(who is now listed 178cm) they are the same height! I think they are both 180cm, how tall do you think falcao is?
mordor says on 1/Nov/14
Ok that's an opinion.We have about the same estimation.Only one correction.My estimations make him shrink 1.4cm not 1.2cm.(187.2CM MORNING-185.8CM NIGHT HEIGHT).Just for the record.
RealMF_CR7 says on 31/Oct/14
Yep.. 185 in soccer games. 184 in bad day and 186 out of bed.
Appe4 says on 31/Oct/14
@mordor. Quite agree with you but I think he shrink not only 1.2 cm in the day. So I think his morning height is right (about 187) but his height before bed could be only few mms above 185 (and not about 186 as you say). My estimation for his midday height is around 186 anyway :-)
Appe4 says on 31/Oct/14
@max I m pretty convinced he is 182. There are two reasons: the first is that I think 180 is his listing when he arrived in the United first team ( the listing when he was 17-18; as you know he is a 1995 born ); the second is that he appears always no more than 3/4 cm shorter than a legit 186 robin van Persie!
Max says on 31/Oct/14
@josh, actually when he was 17 and just arrived he was shorter than that! He was 179/180cm! You can ho check this up it's incredible, he was the same height as gary neville. He grew quite a bit from 18
mordor says on 30/Oct/14
I dont think so CR7's shoes have 1cm advantage to those of Dudek'.They have about the same footwear advantage.Maybe there is difference in millimeters(unnoticeable).And why should not Dudek be 188cm?He looks like a tall guy.Anyway their diffrence is max 1,5cm.So i really tend to believe that Madrid's listing about 3 years ago at 186,5cm is really accurate.However he is nowadays listed at Madrid's site at 185cm.Also he is listed 185cm in fifa world cup 2014 site.Need to mention again that all those sites that refer to his body measurements and other info for him analytically including his official one list him as 186cm guy.If you want my opinion after all those pics that we all have uploaded as well as recent charlez's interesting comment i am very sure he is:
Morning height:187.2cm
Midday-Afternoon height:186,5cm
Night height:185,8cm(almost 186cm)
So his height is (7 hours after sleep,best time to be measured) obviously 186,5cm.It's perfect for him cause he is just under 6-2 but also above 6-1 range.
Max says on 30/Oct/14
@Appe while were on this topic how tall do think adnan januzaj is? I see the internet now has him 182 o.O i think he's 180cm maximum, what do think?
Josh says on 30/Oct/14
When he first arrived to Manchester United he was 6'0.5 (184cm) before he got famous.
Appe4 says on 29/Oct/14
@mordor with dudek looks 186. 1cm difference + 1 cm his shoes has on dudek ones. ( but we don t know if dudek is really 188). @charlez did you saw him on a flat ground? You are 182 and did you feel "small" next to him that time?
Tor says on 28/Oct/14
@indo the difference Bambang-Obama is about the same as Ronaldo-Obama ( we can argue about 11 or 12 cm instead 13, but not more) and Obama isn't 187 or 188, he is something between 183 and 185

pics with pepe we can't see floor and alignment's photo

and in your pic Cr-Drogba there are only 2-3 cm difference, not 4-5 as mine's , i agree, but this can put Cr at 185 max, surely not over ( and i doubt Drogba is a full 6'2, he is a bit shorter than Ivanovic and quite the same as Terry)
Jamal says on 28/Oct/14
@Appe4 You probably meant "an inch ON me" instead of "an inch IN me". Then again, you never know...
Appe4 says on 28/Oct/14
Always more convinced he s a 185-186 cm guy who in many situations looks 187-188 due to his perfect posture (anyway not a 186+ guy for sure)
mordor says on 28/Oct/14
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With Jerzy Dudek listed at 188cm.
charlez says on 28/Oct/14
@appe dude, i get to see him back in 2012 when he came to LA with real madrid, im 182cm(im VERY posotive of this) and when he passed right front me and he was a good 2 inches taller me and he was wearing flip flops!. The guy is a STRONG 186cm from what i saw, maybe even a weak 187cm
john indo says on 27/Oct/14
ronaldo with indonesia's former president (Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono) Who listed 177cm Click Here

Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono With Barrack Obama Click Here
john indo says on 27/Oct/14
@Tor :You wrong about ronaldo man..
you can see clearly..
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Ronaldo is same height as Pepe
Appe4 says on 27/Oct/14
I am a legit 184 and I would be so curious to know if he would have a whole inch in me
my estimation says on 26/Oct/14
Christiano is 185-186 cm in the morning, 184 cm before bed. The lowest I can see him is 183 cm. Maybe after a very bad day he is.
mordor says on 25/Oct/14
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check that video guys at 3.03-3.12 minute CR7 next to to 188cm listed elmander and 189cm alves.I also need to mention that CR7 is listed 186cm in most of the sites that state analytically his body measurements.
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Tor says on 24/Oct/14
Click Here here Bruno Alves (#2) and Cr7 are the only two that doesn't elongating themselves....there are, at least, 2 full inches between them

Click Here and here with 6'1.5-6'2 Drogba...all things considered ( Drogba is nearer to the camera, but his posture is more relaxed than Cr7's) there is more or less 4-5 cm difference

Well, how Cr can be 186, 187 or 188 cm?!? How he can be!! Come on, it's completely out of the world
Heylo says on 24/Oct/14
The difference between Ronaldo & 188cm Elmander is pretty big, i got surprised here. Ronaldo looks roughly 183-184cm. But you never know, a 3d Laser scan doesn't lie.. But he can definitely be above 185 in the morning when he wakes up. He may be 185 on a good day, on a bad day 184 (yes, you can be 1cm shorter one day because of exercising the back for example..)
Appe4 says on 23/Oct/14
@mordor this is the REAL difference between cristiano and 189 Bruno alves (here CR is not tiptoeing) Click Here 186 is the best for him
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover says on 23/Oct/14
186cm looked closer, IMO
Dural says on 23/Oct/14

Thanks, here's another one.

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mordor says on 23/Oct/14
Why are u asking me man?Whats the point of ur question?
Jamal says on 22/Oct/14

How tall are you?
Tor says on 22/Oct/14
@mordor but seems you would try to do that thing!! CR isn't over 185, can't be taller than Terry or Wes Brown or Pepe or others standing around 6'1, maybe a bit shorter!
mordor says on 22/Oct/14
Well ramos with rich hair next to to bald pepe may trick you a bit.
Anyway Click Here check that video guys at 3.03-3.12 minute CR7 next to to 188cm listed elmander and 189cm alves.
Appe4 says on 22/Oct/14
@mordor pepe never looks a 188 guy, here with 183 sergio ramos (same ground and footwear). Click Here He is a legit 186 as ronaldo, but not more.
Pinky says on 21/Oct/14
Dural, those were great photos
mordor says on 21/Oct/14
I try to state his real height and not trying to overrate his height.And i do not take into consideration if he has a good or not good height at 185cm so this would stop me to estimate him as a bit taller from that.Thats another discussion topic if he has a good or not good height and has nothing to do to his height estimation.Lets not blend things together.
Tor says on 20/Oct/14
No guys, Cr7 isn't the same as pepe, he is a bit shorter;
however, all full figure's field pics put him about 183184 cm, max 185, so why try to overrate his height? 66'1 is a very good height! In the 8090 percentile's range: tall, clearly over average height, but not very very tall or a giant
mordor says on 20/Oct/14
Most sites list Pepe at 187cm.Think that real's official page and even w i k i list him at 188cm.So if you consider these facts ronaldo is a legit 186,5cm guy.
again saying his morning height around 187-187,5cm
Dural says on 20/Oct/14
He must be standing on his toes behind the wall

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just like here

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Gx79 says on 19/Oct/14
He looks 6 foot2 he towers over 5 foot 10 girldfriend
187 cm says on 17/Oct/14
He is the same as pepe
kaplaaa says on 17/Oct/14
@1.85 m, 83 kg mad cos Ronaldo > you in everything including height
Appe4 says on 17/Oct/14
Pepe is listed also 186 on Many sites, I think it is right for him. He seems taller because he is very thin (72kg)
mordor says on 16/Oct/14
@1.85 m, 83 kg
You seem to be inordinate as far as cr7's height is concerned.But the truth is he is almost the same height as his teammate pepe(187cm) if not exactly the same.
Appe4 says on 15/Oct/14
@1.85m, 83 kg, cristiano at 180 is so ridicolous that I m feeling ridicolous too answering to you. The minimum chance I can hear is 184 (but with Good images). Anyway, imo, he never deeps under 185
1.85 m, 83 kg says on 13/Oct/14
I feel like a broken record but, again, we don't know where the 185.8 cm value has come from, thus we have to discount it. Also, since we're all making assumptions, let me make a few of my own: the measurement was taken on his day off training, he had a full night's rest, it was first thing in the morning, he had no exertion yet, the laser measured to the top of his hair. I've often seen Ronaldo looking 5'11".
RealMF_CR7 says on 11/Oct/14
I am 6'1 legit... my friend Bale is 6'0.5 and Ramos is 6'.... sorry for my english.

Madrid, 2014.
Max says on 11/Oct/14
@mordor........dude, that's some serious statistics! But i agree non the less!
mordor says on 11/Oct/14
You never know...
lol says on 11/Oct/14

Christiano Ronaldo, is that you?
mordor says on 10/Oct/14
@1.85 m, 83 kg
Don't forget an important parameter.Of course the lazer measurement is the most respected method we have to estimate his height but as you already know the laser measurement showed two different heights of him(185,1 and 185,8cm)at another instants.So we could assume that at another instant could have shown him even a legit 186cm guy.No one can exclude that option.Also dont't forget the measurement was applied after some vigorous sprints he made to compeete with a sprinter guy.So he sure lost maybe(not sure about the time he was measured, an also important parameter) about 1,5cm from his let's say morning or peak height.So if we take 185,1cm option plus 1,5cm approximately(during the day he can't loose more than 1,8cm, it's quite rare, and that's checked from authoritative sources) means peak height 186,6cm.On the other hand if we take 185,8cm plus 1,5cm goes to 187,3cm "peak height".Even if you add 1cm on both options so waht he lost was due to exercise and time of day parameter you get on first option 186,1cm and 186,8cm respectively.So those people who say-and among them me-that CR7:he is 187cm in morning,
7 hours after waking up(best time to get measured) height is 186,1cm, one millimeter up-down,
Night(match time) height is 185,5cm, are NOT paranoiac.Besides he stands tall and as i have already mentioned the terrm for him, an ALMOST 6'2 range guy and that WITHOUT tiptoeing tricks he often does indeed.
max says on 10/Oct/14
@cebheighta 188CM
i fully agree with your comment, that actually seems very accurate for ronaldo.
Tor says on 9/Oct/14
ibra is a bit over materazzipique vieira and that type of players, and a couple of inches shorter than goalkeeper isaksson: probably a 193194 cm rounded at 195, but nono way over
1.85 m, 83 kg says on 9/Oct/14
LOL Max, and mordor the human laser, measuring to the nearest mm with only his eyes.
mordor says on 9/Oct/14
CR7 is a tall guy dudes he is almost in 6''2 range that's obvious.
mario says on 8/Oct/14
@tor dude ibra is a beefy 6'5, he's at least 195cm. he made was even taller than david de gea! I reckcon he's 9cm taller than ronaldo.
mario says on 8/Oct/14
Ok guys, seriously, the lazer measured him, it doesn't get more accurate than that, so he's either 185.1cm or 185.8cm(like the computer screen said) i'd go with 185.8cm, he really looks like a 186 guy so 185.8 to me seems spot on(and the lazer does not include hair). But he is not over 186.5cm and he us NOT below,185.1cm 185.1cm. 187 is probably his height out of bed but that's about it
Max says on 8/Oct/14
Ok ENOUGH! Ronaldo tiptoed ONCE! that was it, every time, when standing on flat feet he dwarfes people who are listed 6feet and even 6'1
charlez says on 8/Oct/14
@me to appe
Ronaldo was measured with a LAZER and his height was 185.1cm. There is no way he is 184cm
mordor says on 7/Oct/14
CR7 is 187cm in morning.
7 hours after waking up(best time to get measured) height is 186,1cm, one millimeter up-down.
Night(match time) height is 185,5cm.
What's your opinion about that conclusion?
me to Appe4 says on 6/Oct/14 says on 7/Oct/14
Bale is 183. If we are generous, then 184.

Ronaldo is 184. If we are generous, then 185. All these claims of 187 is just absolute BS. He looks taller in photos because he tiptoes and does other stuff.

For example, in posted photo with ibra, ibra, who is 194, towered over him like by 4 inches.
Appe4 says on 6/Oct/14
1cm taller than gareth bale, there is no more difference between them, 184,5 for bale, 185,5 for cristiano
Fred says on 2/Oct/14
185.8cm (maybe) . Cristiano Ronaldo is 1.85
Usually standing on your toes in photos
Fred says on 2/Oct/14
185.8cm (maybe) . Cristiano Ronaldo is 1.85
blink says on 2/Oct/14
Probably closer to 186 than 185
Andrea says on 2/Oct/14
Ahahah, this "Celebheights 188" is the best, seriously...
"In the first he looks 179, in the second 181, and then 189-190... So let's do the average and he's gotta be 185." I hope he's just trolling or he has serious problems.
mordor says on 1/Oct/14
@Celebheights 188 CM
Not serious conlusions.
mordor says on 29/Sep/14
Check those pics he is clearly not tiptoeing then to get your conclusions.
Tip Toe says on 28/Sep/14
Dude, he always tiptoes in team photos. I found another photo of portugal team from this year, and he stands as tall as in the one you posted like he is 6'2. But from the 2014 photo he gains around 2 inches by doing a tiptoe trick.
lol says on 28/Sep/14
You do realise, that he usually tiptoes in team photos and does other tricks to look taller in photos? He is 6 foot. Case closed.
mordor says on 28/Sep/14
Check my previous post.It seems you ignored it.
Tor says on 27/Sep/14
in that pic there are at least 10 cm beetwen them...and ibra isn't over 193-194, he is 5-7 cm under 198-199 goalkeeper isaksson
Ally says on 27/Sep/14
Really @mordor? There are more than 10 cm difference in that photo. And Ibrahimovic is actually 194cm, he was listed this height at FC Barcelona...but Ronaldo has grown a little since then, he is now 185-185.5 cm (afternoon). 187 might be in the morning
mordor says on 27/Sep/14
tor ibrahimovic is 195cm so there is an 7-8cm difference.
the same at their night heights in your photo which are 1-2 cm less from 187 peak os cr and 195 peak pf what have u proven?nothing.
mordor says on 26/Sep/14
Tor says on 25/Sep/14
mordor how do you explain this? Click Here
Cr seems more or less 4 inches shorter than 6'4 Ibrahimovic
187 cm says on 21/Sep/14
Listed as 187 cm in a portuguese page. Click Here
Tor says on 21/Sep/14
terry is 185 cm, lampard 182-183
mordor says on 21/Sep/14
In the previous video i uploaded go at 55.28 min to 58.50 min aproximately (1st video-1st half).I mentioned wrong minutes tolook in the previous post because i meant the time at the first half.Click Here
mordor says on 21/Sep/14
check that video from a match a year ago i think berween bayern munich & real madrit and open the video on the first half and specifically between 41.40minute and 42.10minute approximately where when pepe is on the ground there is a croud around him and you can see ronaldo with 187cm mandzukic, ronaldo with 192cm boateng clearly and finally ronaldo with 186cm thomas muller not that clear just in the end of this stage.You can get some rough conclusions there and i wait you to share them with me: Click Here
mordor says on 21/Sep/14
only rui patricio is tiptoeing i have seen this photo again fully revealed.
hugo almeida is no less than 191cm so ronaldo is 187cm midday maybe even 188cm morning height.
Appe4 says on 21/Sep/14
Del Bosque could be now a weak 6 foot (182.5cm)
david says on 21/Sep/14
rob..i think 186cm is better for ronaldo...
Jay 184cm says on 21/Sep/14
@187 cm Are their listings accurate or exaggerated? And he could be on his tip-toes a bit here, knowing that they are tall guys. You can't see his feet. I've seen a few players do this on the back row of team line-up photos.
187 cm says on 20/Sep/14
Click Here Next to 191 cm Hugo Almeida and 190 cm Rui Patricio
Jay 184cm says on 20/Sep/14
@mordor Did you even read my post? I mention morning height in my first sentence... I didn't say Terry wouldn't have concerns about claiming his morning height - I'm certain he'd be fine about doing that. My whole point was that you were holding up Terry's apparent 187cm daytime height as proof that Ronaldo is also at least 187cm (daytime) because they look the same height in the photo. My point is that Terry can't be 187cm because he only looks a little taller than Lampard who is definitely no taller than 183cm - hence Terry and Ronaldo are, I imagine, both 185cm. And are you holding up a 4cm difference with Del Bosque as evidence that Ronaldo is 188cm? Del Bosque is 63 years old so it's quite believable he has lost 2-3cm and is now 181cm which would make Ronaldo 185cm. Hasn't Ronaldo been measured with a laser as between 185 and 186? (Rob's listing says so.) I'll give him that, I don't believe any higher.
Appe4 says on 20/Sep/14
So Those of you who say he is 187 think that he is 188-189 just out of bed which I think is really too much. He could be 187 in the morning but if measured at midday or in the afternoon He' d be a 186cm guy, no more. 186cm fits him perfectly
Appe4 says on 20/Sep/14
So Those of you who say he is 187 think that he is 188-189 just out of bed which I think is really too much. He could be 187 in the morning but if measured at midday or in the afternoon He' d be a 186cm guy, no more. 186cm fits him perfectly
187 cm says on 19/Sep/14
He was listed as 186.5 before on Real Madrid's site before
mordor says on 19/Sep/14
@Jay 184cm
You talk as if you are sure terry is not 187cm and as if morning height is non-existent.Anyway what about Del Bosque?And i dont believe that terry would have such concerns about 'claiming' his morning height of 187cm while he is 185cm on midday.Maybe CR7 would have such concerns but not terry.Even if he is 185cm(he is tall anyway) he would not mind claiming 187m.
Jay 184cm says on 19/Sep/14
@mordor CR7 looks the exact same height as Terry in your photo evidence but have you considered that Terry is only 185cm himself and perhaps claims his morning height of 187cm? Also note that Lampard looks a solid 183cm next to Terry and CR7 in the photo, which is fairly believable - Lampard is certainly no taller than 183cm which means Terry and CR7 are NOT 187cm.
Also, CR7 is a massive egotist! If he was any taller than 185cm when measured, he'd make damn sure it was posted online by Real Madrid as 188cm or something.
mordor says on 19/Sep/14
Nice comparison with Del Bosque.He is taller than this old man at least 4cm.
187 cm says on 19/Sep/14
Click Here Next to 184 cm Del Bosque.
187 cm says on 18/Sep/14
He is clearly taller than 185 cm listed people.
mordor says on 16/Sep/14
@1.85 m, 83 kg
See?Not the only with a deluded opinion.This man is 6''1(3/4) (187CM).
teej says on 15/Sep/14
Ronaldo's 185.8cm but thats barefoot and measured after exercise. So yes i would believe 186.5cm on Madrid's website he could even be a strong 187cm when he wakes up. In shoes no question he would be a reasonable 6'2. He still looks taller than footballers who are listed over 186cm e.g terry. I believe many footballers are measured in different circumstances e.g morning or after exercise. So you cant be accurate.
Milanista says on 12/Sep/14
Ronaldo is sharp 186. Kaka is 187. Benzema is 183. Pogba was 188 when he was in Man United. He's now 191 in Juventus. Remember guys, he's young and still grows. About RVP? That's twaddle. He's probably 187-188. Balotelli is 188. Yaya Toure is 191. It's not shoulder to shoulder, it's head to head you measure the height!!
mordor says on 10/Sep/14
he is that tall(187cm) check my evidence which i also see you to deliberately ignore.Click Here
check that and then tell me next to john terry at 187cm.
1.85 m, 83 kg says on 10/Sep/14
Stop repeatedly posting your random, deluded opinion and come with some evidence. Thus far we have a laser, an official listing and pictorial evidence (some of which I have presented if you scroll down and seem to be ignoring) that suggest 1.85 m.
mordor says on 7/Sep/14
cr7 legit 187cm.
Calvin says on 5/Sep/14

After seeing your comment I looked back on my own comment and saw that I was off, so yeah you're probably right. Sorry. Giroud doesn't look 192cm at all though.
alex says on 5/Sep/14
pogba 186cm are joking...he's tall guy n young
mordor says on 5/Sep/14
Of course taller than 188cm.Some people here have lost their sense of space apparently.Anyway his height is conroversial.Even between valid sports sites you see divergences.Anyway i trust one that lists him at 192cm.
Bakel says on 4/Sep/14
Haha Calvin, Pogba is way over 188cm, you don't know what you're talking about. Here he is with 192cm listed Giroud and 191cm listed Varane:
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Nick Young says on 4/Sep/14
Pogba 191cm
Courtois 199cm
Diego Costa 186cm
Balotelli 189cm
Varane 192cm
Hummels 192cm
Ronaldo 186cm
Sturridge 183cm
David Luiz 188-189cm
Luis Suarez 180 cm
mordor says on 4/Sep/14
and why has balo been listed as 189cm?they lie about his height?are they so inaccurate at measuring his height?dont think so...
mordor says on 4/Sep/14
so how do you explain that players are generally listed a bit taller and CR7 is listed a bit shorter than he is?
Appe4 says on 4/Sep/14
balo is no more than 188. 100%
mordor says on 4/Sep/14
balo is 189cm
Andrea says on 3/Sep/14
If i'm not wrong, i saw some pics of Pogba and Balotelli sometime ago and they did look similar. Rob insists Balo is no more than 6'1, so it's hard to believe Pogba is much taller...
Calvin says on 3/Sep/14
Appe, he could still have grown a bit of course seeing as he's under 21 years old, but to me he doesn't look over 188. His long legs could also lead to him seeming taller than he really is.
Appe4 says on 3/Sep/14
I am 185 and I live in Turin, italy. I met Paul Pogba last April; I can assure you that he is almost 190, probably 191-192
Calvin says on 3/Sep/14
Nguyen some of your heights are off. Pogba is no more than 188. RVP is 186.5, Ronaldo is 185. Ferdinand is shorter than 193 aswell. Don't know about Lustig.
mordor says on 2/Sep/14
torres is 185-186cm .
Appe4 says on 2/Sep/14
@mordor I know. But there s no discussion on torres so I ask you here; anyway I accept Only Rob's advice, not yours.
mordor says on 2/Sep/14
This is about cr7 not sturridge or torres.
Appe4 says on 1/Sep/14
I would like to have your exactly opinion about fernando torres; I ask you if is more in the 185-186 range or in the 183-184 one. I remember that some of you considered Him the same height as ronaldo and others up to 3cm shorter... Also Rob, what s your opinion? :)
Ally says on 31/Aug/14
Same with Daniel Sturridge, but he is listed taller. Before moving to Liverpool he was 6'2. Now he is 6ft, but I think he is really 5'10 (179cm maximum)
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Here he looks only 8-9 cm taller than 170 cm Raheem Sterling and about 6-7 cm shorter than Jordan Henderson(he is 6'1)
mordor says on 30/Aug/14
@nguyen van kuyen
Interesting approximations.But why are these players listed shorter?The opposite would be more rational.
nguyen van kuyen says on 30/Aug/14
paul pogba : listed 186cm / real height 191cm
van persie : listed 183cm / real height 187cm
lustig: listed 189cm / real height 192cm
Rio Ferdinand : listed 189cm / real height 193cm
Cristiano Ronaldo : listed 185cm / real height 186cm
mordor says on 30/Aug/14
Yeah i guess so(186cm seems legid height for him).I say his peak is around 187,2cm early in the morning though.
Fredd says on 29/Aug/14
Mordor, there was a time, like last 6months, the real madrid site had his height 186.5 cm. I think that's a fair shout. But to me he's a solid 186cm
mordor says on 29/Aug/14
I didnt wanna fight you over.I just didnt really accept what u were sayimg about cr7 comparison with lustig.Ok maybe its not the best angle but you can see some conclusions there.Which are right.Lustig at 189cm towers over him at least 3cm.
Jamal says on 28/Aug/14

Dude, it seems that we have the same opinion on this topic. Why on earth would you fight me over this? Anyway, this is my final reply to you.
mordor says on 28/Aug/14
I have to mention that his official site lists him at 186cm.
mordor says on 28/Aug/14
Guys CR7 is a legit 187CM approximaetly.
Morning height:187,5CM
Evening height:186CM
Most accurate average estimation of mine is 186,8CM(most of the day being that height).

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