Romario: Goal machine


18th, December 2006


Romário de Souza Faria more commonly known as Romário , has the psychique of a lunchtime boozer. He’s rotund, lethargic and a pip-squeak (in fact, his nickname is Baixinho which essentially means short-arse). He’s still playing now, well into his forties and has scored nearly 1000 official goals, which has only (officially) been

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  1. Rob Williams says:

    Nearly a 1000 goals eh? have you seen the quality of the opposition, even the Brazilian press think its laughable.

  2. mof gimmers says:

    I dare say he’s not scored the vast chunk of his goals in Aus’ though…

  3. joe says:

    Definitely a great player who scored at a fairly incredible rate and often without doing an real training! Playing on into his 40s in a b-league is a bit cheap but what else is he going to do?