Former Brazil and Barcelona striker Ronaldinho Gaucho confirmed that he has examined positive for the coronavirus however mentioned that he has been asymptomatic so far
Former Brazil striker Ronaldinho Gaucho. (Reuters Photo)
- Ronaldinho Gaucho is the two-time FIFA World Player of the 12 months
- The striker was in Belo Horizonte in Brazil to play for a neighborhood facet Atletico Mineiro
- On his arrival there he needed to endure a check and the end result got here out to be positive
Former Brazil ahead Ronaldinho Gaucho mentioned he has examined positive for the coronavirus on Sunday, however added that he is doing positive and has been self-isolating.
The former Barcelona and Paris St Germain star was in Belo Horizonte in Brazil, the place he performed for native membership Atletico Mineiro, when he acquired his analysis.
“I arrived in Belo Horizonte yesterday, I took the COVID test, I tested positive, I am good, asymptomatic so far,” the two-time FIFA World Player of the 12 months mentioned on Instagram on Sunday.
The former AC Milan and Flamengo participant mentioned he would stay in a resort till his situation improved.
Ronaldinho, who gained 97 caps for Brazil between 1999 and 2013, has had a troublesome 12 months as he was jailed in Paraguay in March after coming into the nation with faux passports, alongside together with his brother Roberto Assis. He spent a month in jail earlier than getting launched.
“It was a tough blow, I by no means imagined that I’d undergo such a state of affairs,” Ronaldinho said at the time.
“All my life I’ve sought to achieve the very best skilled degree and convey pleasure to individuals with my soccer.”
The Brazilian grew to become one of the crucial iconic figures in soccer historical past over the course of a taking part in profession which lasted 14 years.