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Ronaldinho net worth 2022: Ronaldinho is a Brazilian former professional footballer and current ambassador for Barcelona.

Often considered one of the best players of his generation and regarded by many as one of the greatest of all time, Ronaldinho won two FIFA World Player of the Year awards and a Ballon d’Or. A global icon of the sport, he was renowned for his technical skills, creativity and dribbling ability, as well as his use of tricks, feints, overhead kicks, no-look passes and accuracy from free-kicks.  Ronaldinho net worth is estimated 2022 at $90 million. Keep reading to find out more.

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Ronaldinho Early Life

Ronaldo de Assis Moreira was born on 21 March 1980 in the city of Porto Alegre, the state capital of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.

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 His mother, Miguelina Elói Assis dos Santos, was a salesperson who studied to become a nurse. His father, João de Assis Moreira, was a shipyard worker and footballer for local club Esporte Clube Cruzeiro.

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 After Ronaldo’s older brother Roberto signed with Grêmio, the family moved to a home in the more affluent Guarujá section of Porto Alegre, which was a gift from Grêmio to convince Roberto to stay at the club. Still, Roberto’s career was ultimately cut short by injury. It was in their new home where his father hit his head and drowned in the swimming pool when Ronaldo was eight.

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Ronaldinho Career

Ronaldo’s football skills began to blossom at the age of eight, and he was first given the nickname Ronaldinho – “inho” meaning small – because he was often the youngest and the smallest player in youth club matches.

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 He developed an interest in futsal and beach football, which later expanded to organized football. Many of his signature moves originate from futsal, especially his ball control.

 His first brush with the media came at the age of 13, when he scored all 23 goals in a 23–0 victory against a local team.

 Ronaldinho was identified as a rising star at the 1997 U-17 World Championship in Egypt, in which he scored two goals on penalty kicks.

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Growing up, his idols included the World Cup winning stars; Rivelino from 1970, Diego Maradona from 1986, Romário from 1994, and his two future international teammates Ronaldo and Rivaldo which would form the attacking trio in Brazil’s 2002 World Cup winning team.

Club career

Ronaldinho’s career began with the Grêmio youth squad. He made his senior side debut during the 1998 Copa Libertadores. 1999 saw the emergence of the 18-year-old Ronaldinho, with 22 goals in 47 matches, and he put in headlining displays in derbies against Internacional, most notably on 20 June 1999 in the Rio Grande do Sul State Championship final.

In 2001, Ronaldinho signed a five-year contract with French club Paris Saint-Germain in a €5 million transfer. Upon his arrival in Paris, Ronaldinho was given the number 21 shirt and inserted into a lineup that included fellow Brazilian Aloísio, midfielder Jay-Jay Okocha and striker Nicolas Anelka.

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Newly elected FC Barcelona president Joan Laporta stated, “I said we would lead Barça to the forefront of the footballing world, and for that to occur we had to sign one of these three players, David Beckham, Thierry Henry or Ronaldinho”.

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 Henry remained with Arsenal, and Laporta then promised to bring Beckham to the club, but following his transfer to Real Madrid, Barcelona entered the running for Ronaldinho and outbid Manchester United for his signature in a €30 million deal.

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The club where he would spend his peak years and the basis of his global fame, Ronaldinho made his Barcelona debut in a friendly against Juventus at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts on 27 July, with coach Frank Rijkaard stating post match.

He played fours years at Barcelona and has been credited one of the clubs best players of all time.

In July 2008, Ronaldinho turned down a £25.5 million offer from Manchester City of the Premier League to join Italian Serie A giants A.C. Milan on a three-year contract thought to be worth around £5.1 million (€6.5 million) a year, for €22.05 million plus €1.05 million bonus each season (€24.15 million in 2010).

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With the number 10 already occupied by teammate Clarence Seedorf, he selected 80 as his jersey number.

After being heavily linked with a move back to his childhood club Grêmio, Ronaldinho joined Flamengo on 11 January 2011 with a contract ending in 2014. However, he left he club in 2012.

Ronaldinho made a move to Atlético Mineiro on 4 June 2012 in a six-month contract, just four days after leaving Flamengo. He wore number 49 in reference to his mother’s birth year since his preferred number 10 was already assigned to Guilherme in the 2012 season.

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After becoming a free agent, Ronaldinho was offered contracts from English Conference South club Basingstoke Town and newly formed Indian Super League franchise Chennai Titans through their co-owner Prashant Agarwal, but eventually signed a two-year contract with Mexican club Querétaro on 5 September 2014.

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On 11 July 2015, Ronaldinho announced his return to Brazil and signed an 18-month contract with Fluminense, but on 28 September, Ronaldinho reached a mutual agreement with the club to terminate the deal.

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Ronaldinho Net Worth

Ronaldinho net worth 2021 is estimated at $90 million. He has been one of the best footballers in the world.

Often considered one of the best players of his generation and regarded by many as one of the greatest of all time, Ronaldinho won two FIFA World Player of the Year awards and a Ballon d’Or. A global icon of the sport, he was renowned for his technical skills, creativity and dribbling ability, as well as his use of tricks, feints, overhead kicks, no-look passes and accuracy from free-kicks.

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How much money does Ronaldinho have in 2021?

A player regarded for his technique, tricks, overhead kicks, and dribbling, he was a member of Brazil’s 2002 World Cup-winning team. As of 2021, Ronaldinho’s net worth is approximately $90 million

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Who is better Ronaldo or Ronaldinho?

In an interview with Ronaldo, he once said “Ronaldinho was better than me. He drove opponents crazy and made you fall in love with football”.

Is Ronaldinho better than Messi?

Comparing achievements, Messi is a better player. He has won more individual trophies than any other payer in history

How old is Ronaldinho now?

He is 42 year as at 2021

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Ronaldinho Awards

Club

Grêmio

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  • Copa Sul: 1999
  • Campeonato Gaúcho: 1999

Barcelona

  • La Liga: 2004–05, 2005–06
  • Supercopa de España: 2005, 2006
  • UEFA Champions League: 2005–06

AC Milan

  • Serie A: 2010–11

Flamengo

  • Campeonato Carioca: 2011

Atlético Mineiro

  • Campeonato Mineiro: 2013
  • Copa Libertadores: 2013
  • Recopa Sudamericana: 2014

International

Brazil U17

  • South American U-17 Championship: 1997
  • FIFA U-17 World Championship: 1997

Brazil U23

  • CONMEBOL Pre-Olympic Tournament: 2000
  • Olympic Bronze Medal: 2008

Brazil

  • Copa América: 1999
  • FIFA World Cup: 2002
  • FIFA Confederations Cup: 2005

Individual

  • Campeonato Gaucho top scorer: 1999
  • FIFA Confederations Cup Golden Ball: 1999
  • FIFA Confederations Cup Golden Shoe: 1999
  • South American Team of the Year: 1999
  • CONMEBOL Pre-Olympic Tournament top scorer: 2000
  • Bola de Prata: 2000, 2011, 2012
  • FIFA World Cup All-Star Team: 2002
  • Ligue 1 Goal of The Year: 2003
  • FIFA 100: 2004
  • Don Balón Award: 2003–04, 2005–06
  • Trofeo EFE: 2003–04
  • FIFA World Player of the Year: 2004, 2005
  • UEFA Team of the Year: 2004, 2005, 2006
  • World Soccer Magazine World Player of The Year: 2004, 2005
  • UEFA Club Forward of the Year: 2004–05
  • FIFA Confederations Cup Bronze Ball: 2005
  • Ballon d’Or: 2005
  • Onze d’Or: 2005
  • FIFPro World Player of the Year: 2005, 2006
  • FIFPro World XI: 2005, 2006, 2007
  • UEFA Club Footballer of the Year: 2005–06
  • La Liga top assist provider: 2005–06
  • UEFA Champions League top assist provider: 2005–06
  • FIFA Club World Cup Bronze Ball: 2006
  • FIFA World Player of the Year Bronze award: 2006
  • Golden Foot: 2009
  • Sports Illustrated Team of the Decade: 2009
  • Serie A top assist provider: 2009–10
  • Campeonato Brasileiro Série A Team of the Year: 2011, 2012
  • Campeonato Brasileiro Série A Best Fan’s Player: 2012
  • Campeonato Brasileiro Série A top assist provider: 2012
  • Bola de Ouro: 2012
  • Copa Libertadores top assist provider: 2012, 2013
  • FIFA Club World Cup top scorer: 2013
  • South American Footballer of the Year: 2013
  • UEFA Ultimate Team of the Year (substitute; published in 2015)
  • Brazilian Football Museum Hall of Fame
  • AC Milan Hall of Fame
  • Ballon d’Or Dream Team (Silver): 2020

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