One of the world’s MOST expensive footballers:
Ricardo Izecson dos Santos
Date of Birth:
Height and Weight:
186 cm/73 kg
Currently Playing with:
AC Milan (Italian Serie A)
Sao Paulo (from 2001 – to 2003,
58 appearances and 23 goals
Brazil (from 2002 – present)
Kaká married Caroline Celico on
23 December 2005 in a wedding
attended by :
Ronaldo, Adriano, Cafu, Dida,
Julio Baptista and Brazilian
national coach Carlos Alberto
In 2008, they had their first son,
Luca Celico Leite.
Made his debut at São Paulo FC in 2001 at19 years old
That season he scored 12 goals in 27 appearances, and a
further 10 goals in 22 appearances the following season.
Milan who won the race to sign him.
He joined Milan in 2003 for an €8.5m fee. His first
appearance came in a match at Ancona, which Milan won
While at Milan, Kaká won the most
prestigious individual prize in football
Ballon d'Or followed by Cristiano Ronaldo
& Lionel Andrés Messi & FIFA World Player
of the Year awards in 2007.
After his success with Milan, Kaká joined
Real Madrid for a world record fee of $89
million (437,713,925 riyals) smashing the
previous record of Zidane, $75 million.
Kaká is known for his humanitarian work.
In 2004, he became the youngest
ambassador of the United Nations' World
Kaka is currently considered as one
of Brazil’s best football players.
Is compared to Diego Maradona.
Manchester United’s Sir Alex
Ferguson proclaimed Kaka as one of
the two best football players on the
globe—alongside Cristiano Ronaldo.
He is currently the top scorer in the
2006-07 UEFA Champions League
after scoring both goals for Milan in
the first part of the semi-final
against Manchester United at Old