Ronaldo Luis Nazário de Lima Biography

Ronaldo Luis Nazário de Lima-born 22 September 1976- A former Brazilian striker. He was among other successful for Cruzeiro, Corinthians SC, PSV, FC Barcelona, ​​Inter Milan, Real Madrid, AC Milan. He played 98 matches for his country, which he managed to score 62 times. He won the World Cup with Brazil twice.

Clubs

Ronaldo was stolen by PSV in 1993 with Cruzeiro. In Eindhoven, he was immediately successful; he did 54 times in 57 matches.This earned him a transfer to FC Barcelona. There he played a season in which he scored 34 times in 37 matches. As the FIFA World Player of the Year in 1996 and 1997, he moved to Internazionale. Despite tough competition, he could also live up to expectations: 25 goals in his first season. But he was also known for its weight. After the 2002 World Cup he won with Brazil, he moved to Real Madrid. He was also immediately successful; He was a grand total of one minute on the pitch and did. But besides its productivity intermittent problems; will weeral criticism of his stature and his weight, which gave him the nickname ?? thick ??gave. In 2007, he leaves then only to AC Milan. Despite its prevalence, from which he never touched, he can send the nice stats: 7 goals in 14 matches. But after her first six months at Milan Ronaldo is constantly on the sick list. In 2009, he made a move and he chose to end his career at SC Corinthians. Again he ran good at; 22 goals in 14 games. But he continued to suffer from injury, so he decided February 12, 2011 to put an end to his career.

International

Ronaldo was in his career attended four World Cup; 1994, 1998, 2002, 2006,
World Cup 1998
Ronaldo was just named FIFA World Player of the Year at the World Cup began. Everyone had great expectations from him. He solved partly by scoring four goals in this World Cup and reached the final with Brazil. However, this final lost 3-0 against France.
World Cup 2002
World Cup 2002 World Cup was his. He was top scorer in the tournament with eight goals, including two in the final against Germany won. Yet this World Cup almost nose passed. He had, after all, almost the entire season gesukkeld with a knee injury.
World Cup 2006
In Brazil, it is a not so successful World Cup. They lose in the semifinal against France. Ronaldo also for the World Cup starts badly; he knows in the first two games did not score. Ronaldo weeral flooded with criticism. But then he made two goals against Japan; He is equal to Müller for recording the most goals in the World Cup. He breaks the record the World Cup but when he did against Ghana.