|Full Name :||Ricardo Izecson dos Santos Leite|
|Born :||22nd - Apr - 1982|
|Zodiac Sign :||Taurus|
|Height :||186 CMS ( 6 Feet 1 Inches )|
|Birth Place :||Gama
|Education :||Kaka Street Special School Tauranga South|
|Occupation :||Football Player|
|Networth :||$60 Million|
Kaka was born on April 22, 1982 at Gama, Brazil. His was named as ‘Ricardo Izecson dos Santos Leite’ at his birth. As his family was financially well equipped, Kaka had more time to spend on his football interest from a very young age. At the age of 8, he was selected to play for the Sao Paulo FC junior side. The management was so impressed with his performance that he was given a contract at the age of 15 itself. He immediately showed his caliber by leading the youth side to victory in the prestigious ‘Copa de Juvenil’ tournament. He made his debut for the senior side in February 2001.
In his first season itself he scored 12 goals in 27 appearances and helped his side win the Torneio Rio-Sao Paulo Championship for the first time in club history. The next season, he continued his good form by scoring 10 goals in 22 matches. With his improving performances, several European clubs began showing interest in bringing Kaka to their club. But Italian AC Milan went on to sign Kaka in 2003 for a fee of $11 million. He was soon one of the most important players in the side contributing 10 goals in 30 matches. He helped his team win the ‘Scudetto’ and ‘UEFA Super Cup’ that season.