Ronaldinho's lawyer deposited Rs 12 crore as bail, they will stay at the hotel on their own expenses. Police arrested Ronaldinho from Asuncion's hotel on March 5 in a fake passport case.
Dainik Bhaskar Apr 08, 2020, 01:02 PM IST Asuncion. A Paraguay court has ordered the release of former Brazilian footballer Ronaldinho and his brother from prison in a fake passport case. According to the order, after being released from prison, the football legend and his brother will be arrested in a hotel in Asuncion, Paraguay's capital. The police arrested Ronaldinho, the 2002 World Cup winner, from a hotel in Asuncion on March 5 in a fake passport case. Since then, he was in jail due to trial.
Judge Gustavo Amarilla said, "Ronaldinho's lawyer has deposited Rs 12 crore as bail. They will be staying at their own expense in a hotel in Asuncion. The hotel management has been ordered to monitor these. Police will also be present in the hotel. Ronaldinho's bail plea has been rejected twice before. The former footballer was locked in jail due to coronavirus. The police had barred any person other than the lawyer.
Ronaldinhostar footballer Ronaldinho was arrested from his hotel in Asuncion City Hotel last month with his brother in Paraguay's capital Asuncion for an event. The police arrested him from the hotel where he stayed. Another partner of Ronaldinho's brother is arrested. The footballer alleges that this person has framed him.
Ronaldinho has played for clubs such as Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), Barcelona and Milan in his football career. He retired from football in 2018 and before that he has been in the headlines due to many cases.