World Football Hero of the Week: Cristiano Ronaldo

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It was Brooks Peck of Yahoo!'s Dirty Tackle blog who brought my attention to this story—a story that starts with Real Madrid's preseason friendly against Chelsea in Miami.

Cristiano Ronaldo was hugged by a pitch invader, namely Ronald Gjoka, who was subsequently arrested and charged.

The 20-year-old's lawyer told a TV station his troubles could lead to immigration and college acceptance issues, whereupon Ronaldo decided to try and intervene.

Watch the video above to see why Ronaldo is this week's world football hero of the week.

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