Ronaldo says he will retire at the end of 2011
Brazilian soccer star Ronaldo says he will retire after the 2011
The 33-year-old striker extended his contract with Corinthians
on Monday, and plans to play two more seasons before putting an end
to a successful career of more than 17 years.
Ronaldo says he is “hoping to have some fun and win many
significant titles” with Corinthians before retiring and becoming
an ambassador for the Brazilian club.
Ronaldo was the FIFA player of the year in 1996, 1997 and 2002.
He helped Brazil win the World Cup in 1994 and 2002, and has scored
62 goals in 97 international games.