2.- Becoming the best player in the world.
🏆🏆 La Liga
🏆🏆 World Player of the Year
🏆 Copa Libertadores
🏆 Serie A
🏆 Champions League
🏆 Ballon d'Or
🏆 World Cup
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After Ronaldinho’s father passed away, the Brazilian player made the vow to someday become the best player in the world to honor his memory.
The struggle lasted for a few years but he was finally able to accomplish it in 2005, when he received the Ballon d’Or and was finally able to uphold his promise.
After reaching the top of the world during that year, Ronaldinho felt like there was nothing more to fight for and his level began decreasing as the years went by.
In his own eyes, there was no need for him to keep making the same effort because he reached his main objective and finally made it in life.