2002 World Cup Winner Kaka Retires from Football

Former AC Milan and Real Madrid midfielder Kaka, who lifted the 2002 World Cup with Brazil, announced his retirement from football.


Kaka, who won the Champions League and the Ballon d’Or award in 2007 while playing for AC Milan, had become the most expensive footballer in history after his then-world record £56 million transfer from Milan to Madrid. He was the last Brazilian to be voted world player of the year in 2007.

Static/Current Takeaways Important for RBI Assistant Mains 2017 Exam-
  • Ballon d’Or award winner for 2017 is Cristiano Ronaldo.
Source- Hindustan Times