Ronaldo meets Mandela

Former South African President Nelson Mandela welcomed Portuguese sensation Christiano Ronaldo into his home in Houghton yesterday…

Former South African President Nelson Mandela (front) poses for a photo with Portugal's soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo and a shirt of team in Johannesburg June 9, 2010. The 2010 Soccer World Cup kicks off on June 11. Picture taken June 9, 2010. REUTER/HO-Pierre Van Der Hoven  (SOUTH AFRICA - Tags: SPORT SOCCER WORLD CUP IMAGES OF THE DAY)
June 10, 2010 - Johannesburg, South Africa - epa02195170 Former South African president and Nobel Peace Prize winner Nelson Mandela (front) poses for photographers with representatives of the Portuguese national soccer team (L-R) Carlos Godinho, Cristiano Ronaldo and Carlos Queiroz during a reception at his home in Johannesburg, South Africa, 10 June 2010. The FIFA 2010 Soccer World Cup is due to kick of on June 11 in Johannesburg.