Robinho targets World Cup glory for Brazil, Golden Boot

Last Updated: Jun 14, 2010, 00:52 AM IST

London: Brazilian striker Robinho has said that his ultimate dream is to win the World Cup for the nation and the Golden Boot for him.

“I played a lot of games in qualifying and I feel that the coach Dunga has faith in me. This is the perfect stage for me to show that I among the best players in the world,” News of The World quoted Robinho, as saying.

“My dream is to win the Golden Boot while Brazil win the title. We all know our potential and we know we are capable of winning the World Cup. It would be such a great moment personally if we won the World Cup,” he added.

Robinho was a member of the Brazil team that won the 2009 Confederations Cup in South Africa.

He played in every game in the competition, as Brazil defeated the United States 3-2 to win the tournament

Brazil is drawn on Group G, considered by many as the Group of Death, along with Ivory Coast, Portugal and North Korea.