About Ronaldo… yes, the original one.

Great article by Tim Vickery…. as always… Can Ronaldo prove us wrong again? It is one of the ancient battles of sport, the struggle between talent and the ravages of time. And it’s being fought out as the Brazilian Championship reaches a thrilling finale. With eight rounds to go – and at least four clubs…

Ronaldo to retire in 2011

Ronaldo, the orginal one, announced today he will retire on December 31st 2011. One of the best players to ever play the game of football, Ronaldo will definitely be missed by everyone. The forward just renewed his contract with Brazil’s Corinthians for another year and the plan after that is to become an international ambassador…

Photo: Twist

A bit old, but nonetheless impressive. Ronaldo gets ready to score against Sao Paulo. But he did not count on midfielder Richarlysson, who tackled him before the shot.

Bring Ronaldo Home

It’s on sale at the virtual store of Corinthians the action figure of Ronaldo wearing the club’s jersey. It is 16cm tall and costs R$ 79.90 (US$1 = R$1.80).

Video: Corinthians 2 – 1 Santos

One day after turning 99, Corinthians played the derby against Santos at Pacaembu. The match was anticipated from the 23rd round in order to satisfy the TV hunger. Santos scored first with an own goal by Chicao, but Corinthians came back in the final minutes with a goal by Chicao. Bill left the bench and…

Video: Ronaldo Breaks His Hand

It was the same stadium Ronaldo broke the fence that separates the pitch from the fans by scoring his first goal in this return to Brazilian football. This time he did not shine. And with 20 minutes into the derby against Palmeiras, he broke his hand. (this post will be updated as we get more…