Remembering seven times Kaka was one of the world’s best footballers

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Kaka’s star may have faded, but it is worth reminiscing over when the former AC Milan and Brazil star was one of the world’s greatest.

Making his final appearance for Orlando City at the weekend, Kaka was visibly emotional both before and after a 1-0 defeat to the Columbus Crew, while two young supporters ran on to the pitch midway through the match just to hug the former Ballon d’Or winner.

He may have lacked the longevity of the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi to propel him into the bracket of one of the best players of all time, but Kaka at his best was as captivating as any player to take to the field.

We’ve looked back at seven of his best moments from an illustrious career…

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