Ronaldinho is also UNAIDS (Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS)'s ambassador. “Ronaldinho is a great inspiration to young people the world over,” said Michel Sidibé, Executive Director of UNAIDS. “His voice will reach millions of people and bring new energy to our vision of achieving zero new HIV infections.” he does some charity work, he also had started how own philanthropic foundation.
Career: Football Player
- Ballon d'Or 2005
- FIFA World Player of the Year 2004-2005
- FIFA 100 2004
- Best Soccer Player ESPY Award 2006
- Golden Foot 2009
- Bola de Ouro 2012
- UEFA Team of the Year 2004, 2005, 2006
- UEFA Club Footballer of the Year 2006
- FIFPro World Young Player of the Year 2006, 2005
Ronaldo de Assis Moreira, commonly known as Ronaldinho, Born on March 21, 1980, in Porto Alegre, Brazil, he was son of former professional soccer player, Ronaldinho's older brother, Roberto Assis, was also a professional soccer player, Ronaldinho was having surroundings of soccer players since his childhood. he started playing soccer well at age of 7. at age of 13 he scored a ridiculous 23 goals in a single game, that make that make hime Brazil's most talented youth soccer players at that time. Ronaldinho immersed himself in Brazil's long and glorious soccer history . Then, in 1997, Ronaldinho won a call-up to Brazil's Under-17 national team's match. The squad won the FIFA Under-17 World Championship in Egypt, and Ronaldinho was selected as the tournament's best player. Soon later, Ronaldinho played with Grêmio (one of the most celebrated teams in the Brazil)
In 2003, Ronaldinho fulfilled a lifelong dream by joining FC Barcelona of the Spanish league, one of the world's most storied clubs, and winning the legendary No. 10 jersey typically worn by the squad's greatest creative player.