Ronal-no! Cristiano shocks by driving fast car with son on his lap... and reunites with girlfriend Irina Shayk in rare show of unity
By Kimberley Dadds
PUBLISHED: 10:59, 30 April 2012 | UPDATED: 07:43, 1 May 2012
He's known for his daring and skillful moves on the pitch.
But now footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has shocked with his latest manoeuvre after he was spotted driving his fast sports car with his son on his lap.
The Portuguese player shocked when he was spotted driving his Lamborghini Aventador around Madrid with the 22-month-old sitting on him.
Causing controversy: Footballer Cristiano Ronaldo shocked passersby when he was spotted driving his fast Lamborghini with his 22-month old son on his lap
Cristiano, Jnr. was seen looking out of the powerful vehicle, which can drive up to 217 mph, as his father drove on around the Spanish city.
A source told The People:'Ronnie didn't look like he had a care in the world. He loves his son and loves his car so he seemed to be happy to combine the two.'
Ronaldo welcomed his young son almost two years ago and has full custody of him.The identity of his birth mother has never been revealed, although Ronaldo's girlfriend Irina Shayk has often been spotted looking after him when Cristiano is playing football matches.
They may have been dating for the last two years, but it's not often Ronaldo and Shayk are actually spotted spending time together themselves.
Fast car: Ronaldo drove around Madrid with Cristiano, Jr. in the sports car, which can reach up to 217mph
But they put on a public display of unity this week as they stepped out together for a romantic dinner in Madrid shortly after Ronaldo had been spotted in the controversial car ride.
And they looked ever the loved up couple as they smiled widely while enjoying each other's company.
Portuguese footballer Cristiano, 27, looked proud and happy to finally be back in the arms of the Sports Illustrated model.
And she looked stunning for the date as she wore a loose-fitting shiny mini-dress with matching sandals that showed off her tanned and toned legs.
Together again: Cristiano Ronaldo and girlfriend Irina Shayk put on a public show of unity as they shared a rare dinner date in Madrid, Spain
Irina looked effortlessly beautiful with her dark locks worn down and wavy, while she upped her style with a light brown leather bag.
The Russian model was flanked by Ronaldo, who played the protective boyfriend as he went for a more casual ensemble.
The sports man showed off his gentlemanly demeanour as he held a car door open for Irina, who elegantly sat inside the vehicle.
He wore jeans and trainers with a stripy T-shirt and an electric blue baseball cap worn the wrong way around.
What a gent! Cristiano looked after his girlfriend and ensured she was safely in the car as he held the door open for her
It was a welcome break for the two stars, who were obviously making the most of their time off by sharing some much needed time together.
Irina has been busy jetting around the world promoting lingerie firm Intimissimi's new book The Perfect Bra.
This month alone the model has taken in cities including Istanbul, London and Lisbon.
Calling it a night: After they enjoyed their date the couple headed back to their hotel as they made the most of their time together
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