Book of cristiano ronaldoJune 29, 2007
Text translated straight from portuguese, enjoy 😀
“Moments” are the heading of the book of Cristiano Ronaldo, that will be presented in next day 7, in Hotel D. Peter, in Lisbon, in exclusive for the agencies of the Social Communication.
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The book, produced for the publishing company Ideias & Rumos, of Peter Paradela de Abreu, was written by journalist Manuela Brandão and is illustrated with photographs of the fotojornalista Jorge Hunter (both of the Gestifute Media). The preface was written by Bobby Charlton, emblematic figure of the Manchester United and also of the world-wide soccer. The workmanship, of 176 pages, is not a biography, before intends to give to know some histories already lived by the star of the Manchester United, by the way the example of that the heading of the book suggests. “Moments” will be in boards of all the country the half one of the next week and the English version will be launched this Summer, in date to announce future. The Gestifute Media today initiates the daily pay-publication of the book, disclosing, daily, excerpts of the content of the workmanship, that will be for sale in the next week. Today we presented some trade bills of the first chapter of the book. “Timor, 2005 The airplane had finished to touch the ground of the track of the Airport of Comoro, in Díli. I observed for the window and what vi left me boquiaberto. A small multitude waited, patiently, my arrival, with photographic machines or chambers to film in a hand and pieces of blank paper or posters of welcome in the other. It was impressive, but nothing that if compared with what it waited me in the remaining portion of the day that I passed in the capital of Timor-East. The streets had been fulled of a people sea. All to see me, to wave to me, to get a smile, a greeting, a word, an autograph, a photograph mine. I was touched myself. I was impressed with the interest of all that people for me [… ]
[… ] We were for the stadium. I witnessed something as never it had imagined: more than 20 a thousand people to my wait, to cry out for me. I felt a great emotion and, at the same time, a little of distrust. But Xanana Gusmão was not to lie: it escorted me, it dressed it proper the security skin and opened way I to pass, strengtheing itself for convincing the timorenses to move away I to enter in the enclosure. The policies, infected for the multitude, took off photographs… It was difficult, but we obtain to go up until the a tribune of the stadium. A true delirium. Xanana Gusmão was the first one to direct it the multitude. It asked for calm and it alerted for the perigos of a tragedy if the multitude did not contain itself, in an attempt of serenar the euphoria. When my time of speaking arrived, was thankful, of the deep one of the heart, the state honors that had received, the affection, the support, the love that felt during that memorable day.
[… ] my teacher of the fifth year also would have been surprised if it had attended that episode. E today I cannot leave to smile when I remember the concern of it always that it saw me to arrive at the lesson – some times behind… – with the ball in the hand. “Ronaldo, wide the ball”, said one and another time. “the ball does not go you to give to eat. You do not lack to the lessons, because the school is that it is important for you and not it ball, that does not go to give you nothing in the life “. It was to enter in the airplane in Dili and I remembered these its words. The life is one petty cash of surprises. In the height it heard and it did not bind. But today I perceive it. E, although it still to continue to say to my mother and my aunt who never more goes to make this type of commentary with no pupil, I find that it made well and that must keep its pedagogia. It played its role of professor and was a good advice, because it is never known at some future date. I it is that I never gave heard to it.” […