Living with that kind of background, I learned a great deal from them.I tried to devote myself to it more and more with the passage of time.”“A lot of the moves I make originate from futsal.
At age 20, he relocated to France to play for Paris Saint-Germain before signing for Barcelona in 2003.
In his second season with Barcelona, he won his first FIFA World Player of the Year Award, as Barcelona won La Liga.
Ronaldinho had a quick ascension in Gremio; he moved from the juvenile category to the professional team, skipping the juniors category.
In the professional team, his first coach was Luiz Felipe Scolari.
When Ronaldo was aged 9, his father, Joo da Silva Moreira, died drowned in the swimming pool of the house bought with the money that Gremio gave to Assis, to persuade him from moving to Torino, the Italian team.
Ronaldo's mother, Miguelina, a nursery assistant, started working full time to support her three children: Assis (currently Ronaldo's manager), Deisi (currently Ronaldo's advisor) and Ronaldo.
Ronaldinho also received his second FIFA World Player of the Year award, as well as the Ballon d'Or.
2006 - 2006After the 2006 World Cup, Alexandra claimed that her then-boyfriend Ronaldinho, had skipped practice to spend time with her--suggesting this was why his team had not performed well.
Ronaldinho then tried to sue her, for making these allegations.