Former Brazil striker, Ronaldinho Gaucho, on Sunday,said he was tested positive for COVID-19 and self-isolating.
The player was in Belo Horizonte, where he played for local side Atletico Mineiro, when he got his diagnosis.
The ex-FC Barcelona and Paris St-Germain (PSG) player said, “I arrived in BH (Belo Horizonte) yesterday (Saturday) and I took the COVID test, I tested positive, I am good, asymptomatic so far,” the two-times FIFA World Player of the year said in Sunday"
Ronaldinho who is also the former AC Milan, Flamengo and Gremio player said he would remain in a hotel until his condition improved.
The charismatic forward spent a month in a Paraguayan jail with his brother and business manager earlier this year, accused of entering country with a fake passport.