Kaka is an internationally renowned former Brazilian footballer who has played for some of the world’s most successful teams including Milan and Real Madrid. An incredibly talented and determined attacking midfielder, Kaka has an immensely long list of prestigious awards which are a testament to his abundance of knowledge within teamwork, leadership and achieving peak performance.
Kickstarting his career as part of a local youth team, he immediately captured the attention of his hometown team Sao Paulo, who signed him to join the youth academy at the age of eight. He signed for their youth squad Copa de Juvenil glory at the age of 15 and eventually made his senior debut in 2001. Throughout the 27 appearances he made for the team in his first season, he managed to score a staggering 12 goals, an effort in which helped them to win their first and only Torneio Rio-Sau Paulo Championship.
Throughout his impressive career, Kaka managed to make over 460 appearances across four teams and also scored nearing 150 goals. He also boasts 92 caps and 29 goals for the Brazillian national team in whom he played for, for 14 years. A pivotal player in Milan’s victory at the FIFA Club World Cup in 2008, he scored the team’s third goal in a 4-2 victory against Boca Juniors in which crowned them World Champions.
With some of his most recent successes including playing in the MLS All-Star Game in three consecutive seasons and helping to win the 2012 Supercopa de Espana with Real Madrid, it’s evident that Kaka has a valuable skillset in which he has the ability to relate to both corporate and school organisations as well as sporting clubs as an after dinner speaker.
Awarded World Soccer Player of The Year, the FIFA Club World Cup Golden Ball and the FIFA World Cup Top Assist Provider amongst other awards including being inducted into the AC Milan and Maracana Hall of Fame, Kaka has established himself as one of the most prominent names in international football. A hilarious and charismatic character, he can create an unforgettable atmosphere at any event, conference and function.