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Ronaldo

Author: L Caioli; Sheli Rodney
Publisher: London : Icon Books, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : Updated editionView all editions and formats
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"Strength, speed and dedication: Cristiano Ronaldo is known throughout the world as a colossus of the modern game. But did you know that he underwent laser heart surgery aged just fifteen to enable him to continue playing the game he loved? Or that Nacional, his first professional club, donated twenty balls and two sets of kits to his youth team in order to sign him? Or how he came to be known as abelhinha -'little  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Named Person: Cristiano Ronaldo; Cristiano Ronaldo
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: L Caioli; Sheli Rodney
ISBN: 9781785784231 1785784234
OCLC Number: 1055656292
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Intro; Title Page; Contents; 1: 'Abelhinha'; 2: Far from the island; 3: Seventeen years, eight months, two days; 4: Festival; 5: Number 7; 6: Greek tragedy; 7: The saddest day; 8: 'Give Ron one in the eye'; 9: Champagne; 10: A great season; 11: Ballon d'Or; 12: Rome; 13: £80 million; 14: Hysteria at the Bernabéu; 15: Sir Alex and Cristiano; 16: Zero titles; 17: Spain v Portugal; 18: Fatherhood; 19: 53 goals; 20: Cristiano and Leo; 21: Cristiano and Mou; 22: Out of this world; 23: A great leader; 24: Five long years; 25: La Décima; 26: The last goal; 27: Unstoppable; 28: Highs and lows.
Responsibility: Luca Caioli ; [translated by Sheli Rodney].

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A fully revised look at the career of Juventus' global superstar.  Read more...

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