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#Ronaldinho

# ronaldinho - Monday 24 August, 2020

Ronaldinho released from Paraguay detention after five months
# Problems
# Problems

Ronaldinho released from Paraguay detention after five months

Aug 24th 2020, 10:14 PM 12,413 Views 2 Comments

Judge Gustavo Amarilla also released the star’s brother Roberto de Assis Moreira

# ronaldinho - Sunday 16 August, 2020

Ronaldinho's decline from Barcelona greatness to Paraguay prison and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Essential Reading
# Essential Reading

Ronaldinho's decline from Barcelona greatness to Paraguay prison and more of the week's best sportswriting

Aug 16th 2020, 6:31 PM 11,237 Views 0 Comments

Plus, Jonathan Wilson on his parents, loss, memory and Lance Gibbs.

# ronaldinho - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

Ronaldinho enjoys 'golden cell' in locked-down Paraguay capital
# Lockdown Life
# Lockdown Life

Ronaldinho enjoys 'golden cell' in locked-down Paraguay capital

Apr 15th 2020, 9:59 PM 11,082 Views 4 Comments

Ronaldinho is spending his second week under house arrest in an exclusive hotel in the country.

# ronaldinho - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Ronaldinho released from Paraguayan prison, now on house arrest at luxury hotel
# On Bail
# On Bail

Ronaldinho released from Paraguayan prison, now on house arrest at luxury hotel

Apr 8th 2020, 4:29 PM 8,611 Views 4 Comments

The iconic ex-footballer was jailed after using a fake passport to enter the country.

# ronaldinho - Tuesday 10 March, 2020

Ronaldinho refused bail following allegations of entering Paraguay with a fake passport
# No Dice
# No Dice

Ronaldinho refused bail following allegations of entering Paraguay with a fake passport

Mar 10th 2020, 9:22 PM 9,608 Views 5 Comments

A court rejected a request for conditional release for the 39-year-old World Cup winner and his brother.

# ronaldinho - Thursday 5 March, 2020

Ronaldinho held in Paraguay over fake passport allegations
# ID
# ID

Ronaldinho held in Paraguay over fake passport allegations

Mar 5th 2020, 5:00 PM 30,943 Views 17 Comments

The two-time World Player of the Year is accused of using false documentation to enter the country.

# ronaldinho - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Brazil World Cup winner retires at 41
# Wave Goodbye
# Wave Goodbye

Brazil World Cup winner retires at 41

Jan 29th 2020, 10:39 PM 14,044 Views 6 Comments

Lucio has called it a day after a lengthy career in football.

# ronaldinho - Saturday 4 May, 2019

Ex-Brazil and Barcelona star Ronaldinho raps against corruption
# Career Change
# Career Change

Ex-Brazil and Barcelona star Ronaldinho raps against corruption

May 4th 2019, 4:13 PM 4,825 Views 4 Comments

The 2005 Golden Ball award winner appears in a video, recorded in a studio, wearing a black beret.

# ronaldinho - Saturday 6 April, 2019

Ronaldinho's 14-year-old son signs contract with Cruzeiro
# Heir Apparent
# Heir Apparent

Ronaldinho's 14-year-old son signs contract with Cruzeiro

Apr 6th 2019, 11:55 AM 9,111 Views 4 Comments

Joao Mendes has agreed a deal with the two-time Copa Libertadores winners.

# ronaldinho - Sunday 11 November, 2018

Ronaldinho: England World Cup 2002 goal my best ever
# Wonder Strike
# Wonder Strike

Ronaldinho: England World Cup 2002 goal my best ever

Nov 11th 2018, 4:35 PM 6,229 Views 8 Comments

The 2005 Ballon d’Or winner has picked out a strike that played a big role in leading his country to glory in Japan and South Korea.

# ronaldinho - Monday 3 September, 2018

Barcelona will have to retire No.10 jersey when Messi leaves - Ronaldinho
# Irreplaceable
# Irreplaceable

Barcelona will have to retire No.10 jersey when Messi leaves - Ronaldinho

Sep 3rd 2018, 8:03 PM 12,330 Views 22 Comments

Ronaldinho believes that Barcelona star Messi is the “best in history.”

# ronaldinho - Friday 25 May, 2018

Ronaldinho set to marry two women at the same time
# Be Grand
# Be Grand

Ronaldinho set to marry two women at the same time

May 25th 2018, 9:46 AM 21,148 Views 26 Comments

The trio’s relationship will be considered a three-person civil union, which is legal in Brazil.

# ronaldinho - Friday 23 February, 2018

'Genius' Dembele 'one of the unbelievable talents in the history of football' like Maradona and Ronaldinho
# Ringing Endorsement
# Ringing Endorsement

'Genius' Dembele 'one of the unbelievable talents in the history of football' like Maradona and Ronaldinho

Feb 23rd 2018, 5:21 PM 12,150 Views 14 Comments

Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino has put the Belgian midfielder in the same bracket as the game’s greats.

# ronaldinho - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

One of the all-time greats, Ronaldinho, officially hangs up his boots
# A Joy To Watch
# A Joy To Watch

One of the all-time greats, Ronaldinho, officially hangs up his boots

Jan 17th 2018, 10:25 AM 4,207 Views 26 Comments

The former Brazilian and Barcelona superstar is finally retiring from the professional game at the age of 37.

# ronaldinho - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

Brazilian legend to officially retire in 2018 to focus on music and football schools
# Legend
# Legend

Brazilian legend to officially retire in 2018 to focus on music and football schools

Dec 5th 2017, 10:31 PM 8,727 Views 4 Comments

Ronaldinho hasn’t played in more than two years, but says he will hang up his boots for good next year.

# ronaldinho - Thursday 16 November, 2017

'If it touches his heart to go, I would support him but I would love for him to stay in Barcelona'
# 10
# 10

'If it touches his heart to go, I would support him but I would love for him to stay in Barcelona'

Nov 16th 2017, 12:53 PM 11,552 Views 1 Comment

Ronaldinho says that he’ll stand by Lionel Messi no matter where his future takes him.

# ronaldinho - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

To Spain! Ronaldinho wants to see perfect fit Philippe Coutinho at Barcelona
# Countrymen
# Countrymen

To Spain! Ronaldinho wants to see perfect fit Philippe Coutinho at Barcelona

Nov 14th 2017, 12:07 PM 4,048 Views 6 Comments

The Liverpool star was a key target for Barcelona in the transfer window and Ronaldinho feels he would shine at Camp Nou.

# ronaldinho - Monday 26 June, 2017

Quinton Fortune blames the rain for Ronaldinho's decision to choose Barca over Man Utd
# Misfortune
# Misfortune

Quinton Fortune blames the rain for Ronaldinho's decision to choose Barca over Man Utd

Jun 26th 2017, 2:22 PM 5,637 Views 13 Comments

The Red Devils were keen to land the iconic Brazilian back in the summer of 2003, but saw him opt for a switch to Barcelona.

# ronaldinho - Saturday 29 April, 2017

We're starting the campaign for Ronaldinho's return after this Barcelona masterclass
# Magician
# Magician

We're starting the campaign for Ronaldinho's return after this Barcelona masterclass

Apr 29th 2017, 3:44 PM 19,348 Views 11 Comments

The man is absolutely gifted.

# ronaldinho - Saturday 1 April, 2017

'Dembele a genius like Maradona and Ronaldinho'
# Claim
# Claim

'Dembele a genius like Maradona and Ronaldinho'

Apr 1st 2017, 11:21 AM 7,909 Views 12 Comments

Mauricio Pochettino believes the Spurs star has qualities that are akin to two of the game’s greats.

# ronaldinho - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Blow for Man City's faint title hopes as Jesus suffers setback
# Out Of Action
# Out Of Action

Blow for Man City's faint title hopes as Jesus suffers setback

Feb 14th 2017, 3:29 PM 9,331 Views 21 Comments

The club confirmed that the teenage striker has suffered a fractured metatarsal.

# ronaldinho - Friday 30 December, 2016

Ibrahimovic: Cristiano Ronaldo is not a natural talent
# Claim
# Claim

Ibrahimovic: Cristiano Ronaldo is not a natural talent

Dec 30th 2016, 9:00 PM 12,603 Views 21 Comments

The Manchester United attacker was asked what separates the Real Madrid star from his namesake and Ronaldinho.

# ronaldinho - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Ronaldinho could play for Chapecoense
# Possibility
# Possibility

Ronaldinho could play for Chapecoense

Dec 1st 2016, 8:33 PM 12,647 Views 6 Comments

Club president Ivan Tozzo has raised concerns about fielding a team, although other Brazilian clubs have reportedly offered to loan players.

# ronaldinho - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

Barca great Ronaldinho - I never lacked competitiveness
# Claim
# Claim

Barca great Ronaldinho - I never lacked competitiveness

Oct 12th 2016, 1:39 PM 5,194 Views 6 Comments

He has earned a reputation as a flamboyant party boy, but the Brazilian defended his record in football.

# ronaldinho - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

Giggs, Scholes, Ronaldinho and Crespo sign up for inaugural Premier Futsal League
# Indian Summer
# Indian Summer

Giggs, Scholes, Ronaldinho and Crespo sign up for inaugural Premier Futsal League

Jul 12th 2016, 4:29 PM 8,849 Views 3 Comments

The retired stars are marquee signings for the competition, which runs in India this month.

# ronaldinho - Monday 6 June, 2016

Ronaldinho shows he's still got it with outrageous double nutmeg at Soccer Aid
# Class Is Permanent
# Class Is Permanent

Ronaldinho shows he's still got it with outrageous double nutmeg at Soccer Aid

Jun 6th 2016, 12:27 PM 12,805 Views 2 Comments

It was not the only spectacular moment during the game at Old Trafford last night.

# ronaldinho - Monday 4 January, 2016

Ronaldinho has had 'more than one offer' from England as he seeks new club
# Available
# Available

Ronaldinho has had 'more than one offer' from England as he seeks new club

Jan 4th 2016, 11:16 AM 10,025 Views 17 Comments

“He still wants to play… I think he has three or four years left to him, maybe more.”

# ronaldinho - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Turkish club claims deal in place for Pirlo and Ronaldinho
# Turkey Shoot
# Turkey Shoot

Turkish club claims deal in place for Pirlo and Ronaldinho

Nov 19th 2015, 12:00 PM 6,432 Views 1 Comment

The pair are interested in joining Antalyaspor, according to club chairman Gultekin Gencer.

# ronaldinho - Sunday 15 November, 2015

Ronaldinho had everyone thinking 'what if' after thrilling the crowds at Old Trafford yesterday
# Magician
# Magician

Ronaldinho had everyone thinking 'what if' after thrilling the crowds at Old Trafford yesterday

Nov 15th 2015, 3:38 PM 12,721 Views 6 Comments

The Brazilian conjured a brilliantly-entertaining performance in David Beckham’s Unicef charity game.

# ronaldinho - Thursday 8 October, 2015

It looks like the end of the road for Ronaldinho -- football's ultimate entertainer
# Legend
# Legend

It looks like the end of the road for Ronaldinho -- football's ultimate entertainer

Oct 8th 2015, 4:00 PM 7,391 Views 8 Comments

The Brazilian maestro has bewitched fans across the world with his talents.

# ronaldinho - Saturday 3 October, 2015

This tactless fan asked Ronaldinho for a selfie moments after he crashed his car
# Ronnie
# Ronnie

This tactless fan asked Ronaldinho for a selfie moments after he crashed his car

Oct 3rd 2015, 12:54 PM 6,994 Views 8 Comments

Not impressed.

This tactless fan asked Ronaldinho for a selfie moments after he crashed his car
# Ronaldi-no
From The Daily Edge
# Ronaldi-no

This tactless fan asked Ronaldinho for a selfie moments after he crashed his car

Oct 3rd 2015, 12:07 PM 4,952 Views 1 Comment

Do we need to explain why you shouldn’t do that?

# ronaldinho - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Anyone fancy a former World Player of the Year on a free transfer?
# Call Me Maybe
# Call Me Maybe

Anyone fancy a former World Player of the Year on a free transfer?

Sep 29th 2015, 11:22 PM 11,611 Views 16 Comments

Just over two months into his stay, the former Brazil international has left Fluminense.

# ronaldinho - Monday 20 July, 2015

One of our favorite Brazilian players ever is on the move again
# Still Going Strong
# Still Going Strong

One of our favorite Brazilian players ever is on the move again

Jul 20th 2015, 7:15 AM 9,368 Views 3 Comments

Ronaldinho is 35 and heading back home after a stint in the Mexican league.

# ronaldinho - Sunday 12 July, 2015

Ronaldinho's search for a new club is over
# Pastures New
# Pastures New

Ronaldinho's search for a new club is over

Jul 12th 2015, 12:45 PM 7,473 Views 1 Comment

“It’s a very cool project and I am very happy to join these great players.”

# ronaldinho - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Ronaldinho's search for a new club appears to be over
# Ready To Go
# Ready To Go

Ronaldinho's search for a new club appears to be over

Jun 30th 2015, 12:10 AM 10,536 Views 8 Comments

The Brazil legend rescinded his contract with Mexican side Queretaro recently.

# ronaldinho - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Anyone fancy signing Ronaldinho on a free?*
# Pastures New
# Pastures New

Anyone fancy signing Ronaldinho on a free?*

Jun 20th 2015, 4:14 PM 9,180 Views 8 Comments

*Provided he opts to keep playing after his latest contract was cancelled.

# ronaldinho - Monday 1 June, 2015

Ronaldinho tried a Georgie Best effort but his cheeky goal was disallowed too
# Pickpocket
# Pickpocket

Ronaldinho tried a Georgie Best effort but his cheeky goal was disallowed too

Jun 1st 2015, 9:44 AM 7,359 Views 5 Comments

Brazilian hero Ronaldinho caused a stir when he tried dispossessing a goalkeeper in the Liga MX final on Sunday.

# ronaldinho - Friday 22 May, 2015

Ronaldinho throws tantrum at substitution
# Trouble
# Trouble

Ronaldinho throws tantrum at substitution

May 22nd 2015, 9:23 AM 5,463 Views 1 Comment

The former Barcelona attacker reacted furiously to being brought off.

# ronaldinho - Monday 27 April, 2015

Eden Hazard and 4 more players Manchester United memorably missed out on
# So Close
# So Close

Eden Hazard and 4 more players Manchester United memorably missed out on

Apr 27th 2015, 1:39 PM 9,033 Views 16 Comments

The Belgian star could’ve moved to Old Trafford in 2012 but Sir Alex Ferguson signed Shinji Kagawa instead.

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