Ronaldo family launch social media campaign to defend him
Christian Ronaldo mother and sister took social media and launch campaign to defend the Juventus striker against rape allegations.
“I want to see who has the courage to put this photo on their profile for a week and make a chain for him..for Portugal, for him, for us and for the union of our people, for justice. He deserves it,” read the accompanying caption.
The post also had two hashtags in Portuguese. One translated as “Ronaldo, we are with you to the end.” The other read “Justice for CR7.”
The message received 15,000 likes in the first hour.
Christian Ronaldo accused of raping Kathryn Mayorga, 34, in June 2009.
The Juventus striker denies these allegations while Las Vegas police admit to question him at the first time.