I.t is exactly 25 years from Barcelona announced the signing of a young and exciting Brazilian striker, who would become one of the top scorers of all time – Ronaldo Nazario.
A young man of 20 Ronaldo moved to the club from PSV Eindhoven for 15 million euros, having set the Eredivisie on fire over a two-year period in which he scored 51 goals in 53 games.
Although I would only spend a season with him Blaugrana Before joining Inter, he left an indelible mark at the Camp Nou, scoring 47 goals in 49 games for Bobby robsonon the side, and here we see his top three strikes.
The goal for which he will always be remembered
The best goal of Ronaldois the time in Barcelona, and indeed his entire career, he faced Compostela on October 12, 1996.
He scooped the ball up just inside his opponent’s half, before accelerating into the box, evading a series of challenges with sublime skill before conceding, leaving his coach shaking his head in disbelief on the touchline.
His unforgettable night against Valencia
Just two weeks later Ronaldo give another master class to Barcelona, this time at the Camp Nou against Valencia.
BarcelonaThe 3-2 victory was due to his hat-trick, the best of which came when he fought his way through a gap in the Valencia defense at lightning speed, before sidestepping the goalkeeper.
Another feature that made you want Ronaldo to BarcelonaThe fans were his composure in the face of goal.
During his stay at Camp Nou, he dribbled over the goalkeeper before passing the ball into an empty net.