For months, word had leaked that Cristiano Ronaldo would be the new face of Armani. But so far none of the catalog pictures starring the Portuguese midfielder for Emporio Armani and Armani Jeans Underwear had seen the light. The Italian company has yet to publish pictures of Christian models showing off their spring-summer 2010, although it was leaked a few snapshots taken by photographers Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott.
According to sources in Armani, “Cristiano is a professional advertising. That’s because in the prestigious Italian brand has caught the player’s empathy with the camera. It is true that Christianity itself has always recognized feel very comfortable making advertising campaigns. Hence there is naturally faced with the challenge of keeping up to Armani.