By Richard Animam
So much is known about the abilities of renown professional footballers who ply their trade in some of the best clubs in the world. Week in week out millions of their fans are thrilled by their share prowess on the field.
Players like Didier Drogba, Cristiano Ronaldo, Ronaldinho, Robinho just to mention afew are worth millions of pounds.
Their valueÂ is another factor in the day to day asssessment of these players as theyÂ churn out quality performance to the amazement of their numerous fans. Of late the wives of these professional players have become symbolic and an intriguing part of the footballers life. Saturday Sports has in the past highlighted the wives of players popularly known as WAGS.
This week we introduce another dimesionÂ as weÂ look at the lifestyle of prominent professional footballers who have made it big in the round leather game. Our focuss will be on their homes, the kind of cars they drive and we would probably tell you the worth of their homes.
This week we highlight the home of Brazilian wizkid Ronaldinho.Â The Two-time World footballer of the Year has a mansion in Rio de Jenero, in Brazil. While he played for Barcelona of Spain before moving to Italina giants AC Milan, Ronaldinhoâ€™s mansion in a way was a tourist attraction for most people, especially in Rio.
The player who was dropped from the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, like most renown footballers and sportsmen lives a life of comfort. Above are the interior, exterior of his Rio mansion and I can bet that you would love to spend few hours there yourself. Ronaldinho is keeping the value of his mansion to his chest