It’s not every day you see one of the most polarising athletes on the planet caught up in an incident like this. Cristiano Ronaldo’s yacht was boarded by armed customs officers as part of an inspection. The Portuguese icons yacht was boarded as he left Formentera heading back towards Ibiza.
Ronaldo who was on board with his Girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez along with other friends and family is said to have been very co-operative. Spanish magazine, Hola, reported, “A Customs camera filmed everything that happened during the inspection. One of Cristiano’s relatives was the person who dealt with the administrative work and showed them the documentation they asked for. Ronaldo stayed very calm and at no time did he get up to speak to the officials or ask about what was happening.”
The inspection was confirmed by Spanish authorities as purely routine which are carried out on numerous yachts across the Balearic islands which checks all paperwork on board to ensure taxes have been paid and are above board.
The customs officers were satisfied that everything was in order on the yacht named AYa London and left the Real Madrid star to continue his journey.