Brazil, the country of football, has a lot world-famous football players, including Ronaldo Luís Nazário de Lima(Ronaldo), Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior(Neymar or Neymar JR), Ronaldo de Assis Moreira(Ronaldinho) and so on.
Ronaldo retired from Brazil national team in 2011 and ended his 18-year professional career. He played for Cruzeiro, PSV, Barcelona and Inter Milan, Real Madrid, AC Milan and Corinthians. The football legend has got a lot of individual awards. He was named Supercopa Libertadores Top Scorer and Campeonato Mineiro Top Scorer in the 1993–94 season. Ronaldo got Ballon d’Or award in 1997 and 2002. He was inducted to the Italian Football Hall of Fame in 2015.
In terms of the failure in the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Neymar, the young captain of Brazil national team, said in an interview:“Perhaps people will always remember the worst time in the history of Brazil national team. But let’s face it positively. I hope that the 2018 World Cup will be the best World Cup in my life and the dream of winning the World Cup can be realized.”
Nike and the CBF jointly launched the 2018 home football shirt. When players wear the shirt, they will capture our attention at football fields. Green Nike Swoosh is printed on the right chest while the team badge is on the left. The five stars represent great victories in the past.
“Brazilian players wearing bright yellow shirts have really impressed the world’s fans,” said Pete Hoppins, senior design director of Nike, “We hope the 2018 home shirt can show the vitality of players.”