The FIFA World Player of the Year trophy awarded to Kaka will be
on display at the Chruch Renacer em Cristo, in the neighborhood of
Cambuci in Sao Paulo, local press said on Thursday.
Kaka and his wife celebrated the holidays in Brazil. While at a
church ceremony, the player stated that, "I want to thank God for
all the victories and conquests that I have won this year as a
In a few days, the trophy will be displayed in the lobby of the
church's headquarters, located on Lins de Vasconcelos Avenue. The
trophy will receive its own stand to better display the trophy and
pay homage to the player.
The player claimed that he wants to share his victory along with
the fans. He said, "I don't win alone," and affirmed that one day
he would like to be a priest.
Apart from the FIFA award, another trophy won this year by Kaka,
the Golden Ball, will be on display in the halls of the Sao Paulo
soccer team, where he started his soccer career.
(Xinhua News Agency January 4, 2008)