CR7, family jets off to Paris as the Portuguese Superstar expects to pick up his fifth Ballon d’Or award.

Christiano Ronaldo alongside his family [brother, Hugo Aveiro, mother, Maria Aveiro, sister, Katia Aveiro, other sister Elna Aveiro, son, Christiano Jr. Ronaldo and girlfriend Georgina Rodriquez] have flown to Paris, France as he prepares to pick up the most coveted individual prize in football for the second time in a row on Thursday.

The Real Madrid forward is in a better position ahead of major rival, Lionel Messi to lift the award for the fifth time after an incredible year. Ronaldo, who uploaded pictures of himself on board in his CR7 branded private jet on Instagram looks really excited and in a great mood.

Girlfriend, Georgina Rodriquez also shared a similar post on her Instagram page to confirm the family’s excitement ahead of another all-important and memorable evening for Ronaldo.

Christiano’s mother, Maria Dolores dos Santos Aveiro on Thursday morning posted a selfie on Instagram where she commented ‘Pronta para mais uma ida a Paris ✈️✈️✈️’, which translates as ‘Ready for another trip to Paris’.

France Football is expected to hand out this year’s Ballon d’Or in the French capital, Paris.

Real Madrid won La Liga and the UEFA Champions League consecutively for the first time ever last season. There is a high expectation that star-man, Ronaldo would pick up the individual accolade later today.

The Ballon d’Or Winner is expected to be announced by 6:45 pm GMT