Ronaldinho is not yet exhausted . Almost entering the age of 34 years next March , he even received an award as the Best Player of Latin America 2013. Ronaldinho won the poll held in Uruguay influential newspaper , El País . Of the 200 journalists who have the right to vote , the former Barcelona star won 156 votes. He beat Neymar who became king of South America the last two years with 81 votes . The third position is occupied by Argentine star , Maximiliano Rodriguez defended Newell's Old Boys with 79 votes.
The results indirectly Ronaldinho as one respected football legend in Latin America and Europe . This award has been held since 1986 . Ronaldinho had ever won it twice in 2004 and 2006 , when he was dressed in FC Barcelona . In the event the last two , Neymar has always been the best .
Reported by Marca , Wednesday ( 01/01/2013 ) , the contribution Ronaldinho deliver Atletico Mineiro into the Libertadores Cup for the first time into special consideration . Since strengthen Galo in the 2012 season , the former AC Milan player scored 16 goals from 45 matches . Unfortunately , the world's best player of the season 2004 and 2005 failed to bring Mineiro won the Club World Cup . At that time , surprisingly Mineiro defeated vice Morocco , Raja Casablanca in the semi-finals .
Ronaldinho slick action makes it still selling hunted a number of clubs . Moreover , he will soon be a free transfer after his contract with Atletico Mineiro maturity . One of the clubs that react quickly is Besiktas of Turkey . Turkish media also reported, Besiktas officials met with Ronaldinho's brother and agent , Roberto Assis , although the club is still blessing .
However , Besiktas officials , Ahmet Kavalci said , " We want to bring Ronaldinho . " However, the player's personal demands are still not lead to an agreement , because Besiktas are seeking sponsors to cover the demand for the former World Player of the salary is . " The salary is too high for us . We need sponsors for him . We have not reached any agreement with the sponsor and this is the only reason we do not sign him , " said Kavalci .
Meanwhile , his colleagues hope he adds a new contract in the Mineiro . "I do not know if Ronaldinho akah extend the contract , but I 'm sure he 'll do it , " said his partner , Diego Tardelli who plays as a striker for Brazilian club .
" We also have to forget the failures in the Club World Cup . We will go back to the right and play in the Libertadores in the same way as last year , " added the 28-year -old .
At the level of the coach , Jose Pekerman was elected as the best . The results of an Argentinean man cold hand was successfully deliver the Colombian national team advanced to the World Cup in Brazil , which is the first time since 1998 . The second position is occupied by Chile coach Jorge Sampaoli , and Gerardo Martino , who left Newell 's Old Boys for the deal with Barcelona last July was third .