One of the greatest names in the history of world soccer, Ronaldo has had a life that can only be described as storybook. Born into grinding poverty in Rio de Janeiro, he went on to become a fan idol while playing for some of Europe's biggest and best soccer clubs. Serious injuries couldn't prevent him from writing his name in the record books as the all-time leading goal scorer in World Cup competition. Three times he was named best player in the world. Read this book to learn more about a true Brazilian phenomenon.When Cruzeiro played a tour in Portugal, Ronaldo left the field to a standing ovation by the Portuguese fans after scoring the only goal in a victory over Belenenses. His performances caught the attention of the European media. On returning toanbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Mason Crest - 2014-09-29|