Nine years older
Ronaldo was ready to move on to his next romance, and he was attached to a new model—Merche Romero—while playing for Manchester United just a few years later. They were pictured together on vacations and at various events. Ronaldo, neither confirmed nor denied dating the model, who was nine years his senior. She did say that the relationship was real and that “there was an enchantment between the two,” according to Nova Gente. By September 2006, the two had broken up, and Ronaldo had moved on to his next relationship.