Watch: Cristiano Ronaldo jokes about Rio Ferdinand’s career change

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Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has joked that maybe he will take up boxing like his former Manchester United team-mate Rio Ferdinand in 10 years time.

Ronaldo was speaking to Ferdinand during an interview for sponsors Nike, including some behind-the-scenes footage.

The Portugal international wasted no time in taking the piss out of Ferdinand over his decision to launch a professional boxing career at the end of last month – with the former England captain hoping to emulate these players who have shone at different sports.

Ronaldo also spoke about his decision to leave Manchester United for Real Madrid in a world-record £80million move in 2009.

Watch the full interview below…

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