History: Romário de Souza Faria (born January 29, 1966 in Rio de Janeiro), better known simply as Romário, is a Brazilian football player. He is one of a select group of players with over 50 goals in international matches and one of Brazil’s most famous and outstanding forwards. He is considered to be one of the greatest footballers in the history of the game.
On January 28, 2006, one day before his fortieth birthday, he scored his 950th goal (official FIFA count). He is currently pursuing the figure 1,000 goals, a mark obtained officially only by Pelé.