Ronaldinho Net Worth : Endorsements & Career

Ronaldinho
Ronaldinho (Source: Wallpaper Abyss – Alpha Coders)

Retired Brazilian football legend Ronaldinho’s net worth is $90 million.

He was born on 21 March 1980 in Porto Alegre, Brazil. Ronaldinho developed a keen interest in football at the age of eight, and his potential was known at the age of thirteen when he scored 23 goals against the local team.

He made his football debut for Gremio in 1998. Ronaldinho mostly plays as an attacking midfielder but can also play as a winger.

Ronaldinho
Ronaldinho (Source: Wikipedia)

During his prime years, Dinho was one of the best footballers and was known for his technical abilities, creativity, pinpoints, free kicks, and mesmerizing footballing tricks.

Moreover, he has won  Ballon d’Or winner one time and is a two-time FIFA World Player of the Year.

Ronaldinho | Quick Facts

Full Name Ronaldo De Assis Moreira
Common Name Ronaldinho
Net Worth $90 million
Birthdate 21 March 1980
Age 42 Years Old
Zodiac Sign Aries
Father’s Name João de Assis Moreira
Mother’s Name Dona Miguelina Elói Assis dos Santos
Siblings Roberto de Assis Moreira, Deisi de Assis Moreira
Birthplace Porto Alegre, Brazil
Home Town Porto Alegre, Brazil
Citizenship Brazil
Religion Catholic
Height 6 ft (1.82 meters)
Weight 80 kg (176 pounds)
Eye Colour Hazel
Hair Colour Brown
Build Athletic
Martial Status Unmarried
Ethnicity Mixed (Brazilain-African)
Children João de Assis Moreira
Profession Professional Football Player
Debut Gremio Youth Squad(1998), Brazil(1997)
Position Winger, Attacking Midfielder
Jersey 10,21,49,80
Status Retired (2018)
Club PSG, Barcelona, A.C Milan, Atletico Miniero, Flamengo
Career Highlights and Awards Laliga, Serie A, UEFA Champions League, Copa America, FIFA World Cup
Endorsements Coca-Cola, Pepsi. Nike, EA Sports
International Appearances 154
International Goals 62
League Appearances 699
League Goals 266
Favorite sport Basketball
Hobbies Pro Evolution Soccer
Social Media InstagramFacebookTwitter
Merch Barcelona JerseyBrazil Jersey
Last-Update July 2022

Ronaldinho | Net Worth and Income

As of 2022, Ronaldinho’s net worth of $90 million. He has amassed this huge fortune through football contracts, endorsements, and investments.

Transfer And Earning From Contracts

Dinho started his football career in Gremio. Afterward, he moved to PSG with an initial transfer fee of £5.96 million.

He played there for three years and transferred to Barcelona with a transfer fee of $37.7 million.

After moving to Barcelona, his salary rose sharply, and he was earning $10 million a year. Similarly, in 2007 he made $31 million through salary and endorsement deals.

Likewise, he moved to AC Milan in 2008 for the transfer fee of $29.23 million. Ronaldinho signed a three-year contract worth $27 million, which would earn him an average of $9 million per year.

Moreover, his total earnings in 2009, 2010, 2011 were $29.2 million, $25 million, and $24.16 million respectively.

In 2011 Ronaldinho made a move to Brazilian club Flamengo with a transfer fee of $3.5 million, where he earned a monthly salary of $190,000.

In July 2019, Ronaldinho’s Spanish and Brazilian passports were confiscated due to unpaid fines and taxes.

Moreover, due to tax issues, his properties were also seized.

The tax was reduced from R$ 8.5 million to R$6.5 million because he built a fishing platform in the Guaiba River.

However, he and his brother failed to pay the fine, and their passports were suspended. In March 2020, he went to Paraguay for a charity event but was held under custody for a fake passport.

Moreover, he was kept under house arrest in the luxury hotel of Asuncion after paying a bail of $800,000 each for himself and his brother.

They were released in August 2020 after paying a fine of $90,000 for himself and $110,000 for his brother.

Net Worth of Ronaldinho in Different Currencies

Below is Dinho’s net worth in different currencies, including BitCoin.

Currency Net Worth
Euro € 79,213,050
Pound Sterling £ 67,396,050
Australian Dollar A$ 126,272,700
Canadian Dollar C$ 115,066,800
Indian Rupee ₹ 6,764,076,000
BitCoin ฿ 1,576

Ronaldinho | Houses, Cars, Watches & Jet

House

GOAT Ronaldinho’s net worth is an astounding $90 million as of July 2022.

Ronaldinho has a luxurious property in Barcelona, Spain, which he bought for £1.66 million which also has a private lounge and a compound.

Ronaldinho Net Worth Ronaldinho mansion in Barcelona
Ronaldinho Mansion in Barcelona (Source: SlideShare)

Similarly, he also has a property in Rio De Janerio, Brazil, which he bought in 2011 for $9.7 million.

Cars

Ronaldhino’s net worth is an astounding $90 million as of July 2022 and with the massive fortune, he can purchase any car he wants.

He is a massive fan of sports cars and owns a fleet of expensive rides.

He owns a black and yellow Lamborghini Aventador, which costs him $550,000. Likewise, he also owns a reddish-yellow Porsche Carerra S worth $113,000.

Similarly, he owns a yellow Ferrari 458 S that cost him $345,000 and Audi R8, which cost him $169,000.

Ronaldinho owns a Bugatti Veyron, for which he paid $1.8 million, and is the expensive car in his collection.

Some of the other cars he possesses are Audi Q7, Mercedes Benz E-Class 2013 model, and Hummer H2.

Watches

Just like his extravagant car collection Ronaldinho has a thing for a luxury timepiece.

His collection includes Audemars Piguet Royal Oak worth $160,000 and Jacob Five Time Zone JC-1 worth $14,000.

Jet

Dinho owns an Embraer Phenom 100, which cost him a total of £2.6 million.

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Ronaldinho | Lifestyle & Vacation

Lifestyle

One of the greatest soccer players of all time, Ronaldinho’s net worth is a whopping $90 million as of July 2022.

Ronaldinho retired from professional football in 2018 and currently lives in his home country Brazil. He lives a modest lifestyle.

He goes to the gym and performs various exercises, but he does not like physical activities. Similarly, his favorite food is Feijoada cooked by his mother.

He loves to listen to music like Pagode, Samba, Occasionally. Similarly, his favorite sport is basketball, and his favorite video game is Pro Evolution Soccer.

Vacation

Ronaldinho loves to go on a vacation and visit different vacation destinations. Recently, he was on vacation in Miami with Pogba, Matuidi, and Dybala.

Ronaldinho | Charity

Ronaldinho has been a member of UNICEF since 2006. Moreover, in 2011 he joined the United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS to provide awareness about the disease.

Similarly, he is also involved in different charity football matches. He regularly plays in a Soccer Aid which is a  charity event.

Likewise, he and Luis Figo participated in a Match for Solidarity to support peace, human rights, and well-being.

Ronaldinho | Investment, Endorsements & Book Publications

Investment

As of July 2022, the greatest football player of all time, Ronaldinho’s net worth is a staggering $90 million.

Ronaldinho has partnered with World Soccer Coin to develop his own cryptocurrency, Ronaldinho Soccer Coin. Similarly, he has also invested in the venture capital firm 5XMAIS.

Similarly, he partnered with Fabio Cordella to start a business, ‘ Wine of Champions,’ which creates 11 different types of drinks.

Endorsements

Ronaldinho is one of the recognized football stars, so many companies have approached him to endorse their product.

In fact, he was earning more than his salary in Barcelona through sponsors. >During his prime, he earned around $19 million from sponsors.

During his playing days, he had endorsement deals with Coca-Cola, Pepsi, Nike, EA Sports, Danone, and Gatorade.

However, he lost his sponsorship with Coca-Cola after he was spotted drinking Pepsi, which accounted total loss of $700,000.

Moreover, he also has a huge fan following and earns around $250,000 for promoting the product on social media. As of 2021, he has around 62.3 million followers on his Instagram.

Book Publication

Jethro Soutar authored a book titled Ronaldinho: Football’s Flamboyant Maestro, which tells about Dinho’s football journey.

Likewise, there are many other books published written by different authors on the footballer.

Some of them are Soccer Star Ronaldinho (Goal! Latin Stars of Soccer) and Ronaldinho: The Story of a Football Magician. 

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Ronaldinho | Career

Dinho started his club career with Gremio in 1998 and became one of the most notable football prospects after he scored 22 goals in 47 matches just at the age of eighteen.

Afterward, he played for elite clubs like PSG, Barcelona, AC Milan and finally retired on 16 January 2018.

He has played 699 games at the club level scoring 266 goals winning various titles, including Laliga, Serie A, and Champions League.

Ronaldinho Net Worth Ronaldinho playing for Brazil
Dinho Playing for Brazil (Source: Pinterest)

Similarly, Ronaldinho started his senior international career in Copa America in 1999 against Latvia. He featured in 154 games for Brazil, scoring 62 goals before retiring in 2013.

Dinho has also won many international trophies like Copa America 1999, FIFA World Cup 2002, and FIFA Confederation Cup 2005.

As of July 2022 Rohaldinho’ s net worth is a staggering $90 million.

Facts About Ronaldinho

  • In 2005 Ronaldinho advertised new Nike boots in which he hit the crossbar four times without letting the ball touch the ground. Moreover, this ad was the first video to cross one million views on YouTube.
  • During El Classico 2005, Real Madrid’s fans applauded the phenomenal performance of Ronaldinho, despite being in the rival team after Barcelona defeated Real Madrid.
  • He was nicknamed Ronaldinho because he was the greatest fan of Brazilain legend Ronaldo and “Ronaldinho” meant Little Ronaldo.

FAQs

How many Ballon d’Or does Ronaldinho have?

Dinho has one Ballon d’Or to his name, which he won in 2005.

Why did Ronaldinho leave Barcelona?

He decided to leave the club after they failed to qualify for UEFA Champions League and finished in the disappointing 11th position.

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