Ronaldo de Assis Moreira also known Ronaldinho Gaucho but mostly he is known by the name Ronaldinho. He is a retired professional footballer from Brazil. Ronaldinho played mostly as attacking midfielder but he was also good as a winger. He is considered to be one of the best players of his generation because of his technical ability, dribbling, ball tricks, passes, and his ability to score unconventional goals.
Ronaldinho Biography and Net Worth
|Net worth||$90 M|
|Full Name||Ronaldo de Assis Moreira|
|Birth Date||March 21, 1980|
|Birthplace||Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil|
During his early club career, Ronaldinho played for Gremio and Paris Saint-German. He later moved to Barcelona in 2003 and during his second season for the team Barcelona won the La Liga title (2004-2005). In the same year, Ronaldinho was named FIFA World Player of the Year. After this, Barcelona also managed to secure a win at the UEFA Champions League (2005-2006). It was Barcelona’s first Champion league’s trophy in 14 years. Barcelona won another La Liga title and because of the successful season which Ronaldinho was having with Barcelona, he was able to secure the title of FIFA World Player of the Year a second time. He also won Ballon d’Or in 2005. During an El Clásico match in 2005-2006, Ronaldinho scored two solo goals that earned him a standing ovation from Real Madrid fans. He was the second Barcelona player to receive a standing ovation from rival fans. After facing an injury, he struggled to perform during 2007-08 season and eventually leaving Barcelona. He decided to join AC Milan and won a Serie A title.
Ronaldinho played for Brazil on international level and he represented Brazil in two FIFA World Cups. He earned 97 caps and scored 33 goals in his international career. With Brazil, he won the 1999 Copa America. Along with Ronaldo and Rivaldo, Ronaldinho formed an attacking trio for Brazil national team that helped them win the 2002 FIFA World Cup. Ronaldinho captain Brazil in 2005 FIFA Confederations Cup and earned himself the man of the match title in the final. He was still the captain of Brazil when they earned a bronze medal in 2008 Summer Olympics.
He is also the winner of FIFA U-17 World Championship. Ronaldinho has been included three times each in UEFA Team of the Year and FIFA World XI. In the 2005-06 football season, he was named UEFA Club Footballer of the Year. Pele named him in FIFA 100 list of world’s greatest living players. He also won FIFA World Cup Bronze Ball in 2006 and a Golden foot in 2009. He is inducted in AC Milan’s hall of fame.
Ronaldinho Net Worth
After being transferred to Barcelona, Ronaldinho career earnings took a huge jump. He was estimated to earn 10 million dollars per season. After winning Ballon d’Or, Ronaldinho was said to earn 20 million dollars through endorsements only. He also had a long-time sponsorship with Coca Cola that ended in 2014. He also has various deals with brands such Nike and EA. Through the course of his career, Ronaldinho has earned a net worth of 90 million dollars.
|Eye color||Dark Brown|