Erika Canela, shocked the world when few months ago she made history as the first black woman to win the famous ‘Miss Bum Bum’ contest in Brazil. Fast forward to April 2017 and she is in newspaper headlines again.
This time, she claims that the world’s most famous athlete, Cristiano Ronaldo asked her out and even could have slept with her behind his girlfriend, Georgina Rodriguez’s back.
20 year old Erika claimed that she got messaged on Instagram by Cristiano and at first she didn’t believe he was the one until she checked his profile and saw he had over 90 million Instagram followers, then she replied him. She then revealed that Ronaldo asked her out on a date to which she obliged. According to her, Ronaldo during his international break with Portugal then invited her to come over, but she arrived late and he told her he only had 15 minutes for her, a statement which annoyed her.. Seeing that she wasn’t interested in spending just 15 minutes with him, Ronaldo then told her to go and blocked her on Instagram and Whatsapp afterwards.
Read the full transcript of her revelation below;
‘Erika Canela, 20, told a Portuguese magazine that #cristianoronaldo messaged her after she left a reality TV show 4 days ago on Saturday 25 March – & ended up sending a car to pick her up from her Lisbon hotel after tempting her into a date.
Here is the TRANSLATED original article:
“He sent me a message four days ago, when I was still on the reality TV. [Nr: Saturday, 25] I went out at night, I arrived in a bar, I get Internet Wi-Fi, I called my mom, I noticed there was a message from Cristiano Ronaldo but I thought it must be some fake. I clicked on the photo, it said ‘Hey’, I noticed that there were 90 and a few million followers, it was a verified account and I couldn’t believe it. I sent a heart to ask ‘Hi, how are you?’ Soon after, like an hour, he sent me a message with a video of me saying, ‘Wow, all that?’ I said yes, that it was me. ”
The conversation ended and, in the morning, Cristiano Ronaldo replied.
“In the morning, he woke up and apologized because he had fallen asleep and proposed to meet at his home. I explain to him I have to take a flight and I will try to change flight. And he said he’d love to meet- I went to the airport, I was able to change the flight.” According to Erika, the meeting was scheduled for 20:00 Sunday. A car was sent by the Real Madrid player, was waiting for her at her hotel’s door, in the Saldanha area of Lisbon. However, Erika ended up being about 20 minutes late. And CR didn’t like that delay. Our journal was at the local and caught her while entering into the car which was driving to (Avenida da Libertade). The brazilian left the car and re-entered, and returned to her hotel.
Erika explain what happened for TV7dias:
“I was a little late. I couldn’t have access to internet because my phone was having problems but after I could. In the car I talked with him and he became angry. He was a little rude, I didn’t like it, he said he had little time because he had other commitment I say to him I’m not a woman for 15 minutes or half an hour and I left.” She admits to have been hurt:” I would like to date him but he used me like an object. I was nervous and upset. I thought it was ridiculous.