|Cristiano Ronaldo / Yonhap|
By Park Si-soo
International football star Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal will visit South Korea this month, a local daily reported on Tuesday, citing officials of a health device maker that he promotes.
Ronaldo will come to Seoul on July 25 via Japan, according to Sports Khan, a sports and entertainment daily. If the report is true, it will be his first visit to Korea in 11 years since he played in a friendly game here in 2007.
The primary goal of his visit is to promote an electronic muscle-building device he has promoted since 2014, the daily reported. He will participate in a promotional event for the device, named Sixpad at a hall in Seoul on his arrival day, the report said.
Details of his itinerary here have not been revealed.
Born in February 1985, Ronaldo is widely considered one of the world's best football players.
|Ronaldo's visit is to promote a muscle-building device.|