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Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo is getting the superhero treatment with a new line of comic books called Striker Force 7.
May 3, 2019
The title will see Ronaldo gain super powers and lead a ragtag team of super-powered agents as they try to avert global calamity while learning to work in a team. Ronaldo’s title will launch on Comic Book Day, May 4, as a Graphic India book.
"I have always been a fan of superheroes, and I'm thrilled to help to create this new animated series," says Ronaldo. "In the same way football connects cultures and people around the world, I believe great animated characters and heroes can do the same, and that's why I am excited to bring together these passions of football and superheroes through this project and share it with my fans."
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