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Ronaldinho released after five months of detention in Paraguay over forged passport
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Ronaldinho released after five months of detention in Paraguay over forged passport

Ronaldinho's brother Roberto de Assis Moreira, who likewise had been held for a month in jail and another four months under house arrest in a hotel in Paraguay's capital, was also released.

Ronaldinho set to be freed on 24 August after five months of detention in Paraguay
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Ronaldinho set to be freed on 24 August after five months of detention in Paraguay

Ronaldinho was detained alongside his brother Roberto de Assis Moreira on 6 March, accused of entering Paraguay in possession of false passports.

'Everyone welcomed me': Now free on bail, Ronaldinho thanks fellow inmates
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'Everyone welcomed me': Now free on bail, Ronaldinho thanks fellow inmates

After leaving prison in Paraguay earlier this month, former Brazil international Ronaldinho Gaucho has finally broken his silence and said he was shocked to discover the Paraguayan passports delivered to his home were false and illegal.

Football great Ronaldinho leaves high-security jail, set to serve house arrest at luxury hotel
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Football great Ronaldinho leaves high-security jail, set to serve house arrest at luxury hotel

Retired football star Ronaldinho was released from a high-security jail in Paraguay on Tuesday after more than a month, but was ordered to serve house arrest at a luxury hotel while he's investigated for using a false passport to enter the country.

Former Brazilian superstar Ronaldinho to celebrate 40th birthday in jail
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Former Brazilian superstar Ronaldinho to celebrate 40th birthday in jail

Former Brazilian footballer Ronaldinho along with his elder brother Roberto were detained at the Asuncion Airport on 4 March for attempting to enter Paraguay on fake passports

Ronaldinho adapting to jail in Paraguay with usual smile, prison warden says
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Ronaldinho adapting to jail in Paraguay with usual smile, prison warden says

Ronaldinho Gaucho is adapting quickly to life in a Paraguayan jail, the head of the facility said, but his lawyers are hopeful he may soon be released into house arrest while the investigation continues.

Jailed former Brazil and Barcelona star Ronaldinho facing multiple legal issues off the pitch
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Jailed former Brazil and Barcelona star Ronaldinho facing multiple legal issues off the pitch

Retired football star Ronaldinho and his brother are in jail in Paraguay after being accused of entering the country using fake passports

Ronaldinho to remain in Paraguayan jail, faces investigation for more crimes, says prosecutor
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Ronaldinho to remain in Paraguayan jail, faces investigation for more crimes, says prosecutor

Ronaldinho Gaucho, the former Brazil and Barcelona soccer star being held in a Paraguayan jail for using a falsified passport, is being investigated for additional crimes, the prosecutor leading the case said on Sunday.

Judge rules football legend Ronaldinho must remain in Paraguayan jail over false passport row
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Judge rules football legend Ronaldinho must remain in Paraguayan jail over false passport row

Former Brazilian international Ronaldinho Gaucho was ordered to remain in jail in Paraguay on Saturday after a judge ruled him a flight risk.

Football legend Ronaldinho and brother Roberto Assis arrested in Paraguay over fake passport row
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Football legend Ronaldinho and brother Roberto Assis arrested in Paraguay over fake passport row

Former Brazil and Barcelona forward Ronaldinho Gaucho was arrested in Paraguay on Friday for attempting to enter the country with an adulterated passport, Paraguayan police said.

Paraguay police question former Brazil star Ronaldinho over alleged 'adulterated' passport
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Paraguay police question former Brazil star Ronaldinho over alleged 'adulterated' passport

Former Barcelona and Brazil striker Ronaldinho Gaucho is being investigated by Paraguayan authorities after arriving in the country with what police said was a “presumably adulterated Paraguayan passport.”

David Beckham's new MLS team Inter Miami hires Uruguayan Diego Alonso as first head coach
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David Beckham's new MLS team Inter Miami hires Uruguayan Diego Alonso as first head coach

David Beckham’s new MLS team finally has its first coach, with Inter Miami hiring Diego Alonso.

Great Britain, Spain and Portugal contemplate bidding for 2030 FIFA World Cup, hosts to be decided in 2024
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Great Britain, Spain and Portugal contemplate bidding for 2030 FIFA World Cup, hosts to be decided in 2024

FIFA's next big World Cup vote comes in May when the council decides the destination of the 2023 women's tournament

Copa America 2019: Gabriel Jesus converts winning spot-kick as Brazil exorcise Paraguay penalties demons to reach semis
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Copa America 2019: Gabriel Jesus converts winning spot-kick as Brazil exorcise Paraguay penalties demons to reach semis

Gabriel Jesus scored the winning spot-kick in a tense penalty shoot-out as Brazil exorcised their demons to beat Paraguay on Thursday and reach the Copa America semi-finals.

Copa America 2019: Qatar learning ropes of top-flight football the hard way, determined to excel in next year's edition
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Copa America 2019: Qatar learning ropes of top-flight football the hard way, determined to excel in next year's edition

Qatar had their first exposure to top-flight football playing in Copa America 2019 which should hold them in good stead when they host the FIFA World Cup in 2022

Copa America 2019: Japan, Ecuador miss out on quarter-finals; Uruguay top Group C with narrow win over Chile
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Copa America 2019: Japan, Ecuador miss out on quarter-finals; Uruguay top Group C with narrow win over Chile

Japan and Ecuador were left heartbroken as their 1-1 draw in Belo Horizonte on Monday saw them miss out on the Copa America quarter-finals, with Paraguay qualifying instead.

Copa America 2019: Lautaro Martinez, Sergio Aguero send Argentina into quarter-finals; Colombia edge past Paraguay
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Copa America 2019: Lautaro Martinez, Sergio Aguero send Argentina into quarter-finals; Colombia edge past Paraguay

An early goal by Lautaro Martinez and Sergio Aguero's late second gave Argentina a 2-0 win over Qatar on Sunday that qualified them for the Copa America quarter-finals

Copa America 2019: Lionel Messi converts penalty to salvage draw for Argentina against Paraguay
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Copa America 2019: Lionel Messi converts penalty to salvage draw for Argentina against Paraguay

Lionel Messi swept in a 57th-minute spot-kick at Belo Horizonte's Mineirao Stadium to cancel out a first-half opener from Paraguay's Richard Sanchez.

Copa America 2019: Qatar draw Paraguay 2-2 on back of late strikes to ensure promising tournament debut
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Copa America 2019: Qatar draw Paraguay 2-2 on back of late strikes to ensure promising tournament debut

Boualem Khoukhi scored 13 minutes from time as Asian champions Qatar hit back from being down 0-2 to earn a 2-2 draw against Paraguay at the Copa America

Ex-Athletic Bilbao boss Eduardo Berizzo appointed new head coach of Paraguay football team
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Ex-Athletic Bilbao boss Eduardo Berizzo appointed new head coach of Paraguay football team

Eduardo Berizzo takes over from Colombian Juan Carlos Osorio, who quit the job last week after only one game in charge.