Jota was paired alongside the Juventus superstar for Portugal's opening Euro 2020 clash with Hungary.
36-year-old Ronaldo scored two late goals in the 3-0 victory.
"Being Portuguese, I've always looked up to him as an example to follow.
"When I made my international debut against Lithuania in November 2019, I came on as a substitute for him, which made the moment more special for me. I can only be grateful to have the opportunity to share a dressing room with him."