The former Brazilian player, who is under house arrest in a hotel in Paraguay, granted an interview to ABC Color in which he explained what had happened in recent weeks.
For the first time since he was released from the Paraguayan prison, from the hotel where he is currently under house arrest, former soccer player Ronaldinho has spoken to the media, in this case with ABC Color , about everything that has happened in recent weeks. The Brazilian is confident that the matter will be settled soon.
Reason for the trip to Paraguay: “Everything we do is under contracts managed by my brother, who is my representative. We came to participate in the launch of an online casino as specified in the contract and for the launch of the book Craque da Vilda, organized by the company in Brazil that has the rights to exploit the book in Paraguay. ”
At which point they discovered that their documents were illegal: “We were totally surprised to learn that the documents were not legal. Since then, our intention has been to collaborate with the courts to clarify the fact as we have been doing it from the beginning. From that moment Until today we have explained everything and facilitated everything that the justice has not requested. ”
When they told him that he was going to go to jail: “It was a hard blow, I never imagined that I would go through such a situation. All my life I have sought to reach the highest professional level and bring joy to people with my football.”
I wanted to return to Brazil: “Our flight was scheduled for Saturday, March 7 at three in the morning because I was going to my son’s birthday. I don’t know about what happened next.”
His life in prison: “All the people with whom I had the opportunity to share in the Association have received me with kindness; playing soccer, autographs, photos … is part of my life. I would have no reason to stop doing it, much more with people who were having a difficult time, just like me. ”
The Paraguayan justice system: “We hope that they can use and confirm everything we contribute regarding our position in the case and that we can get out of this situation as soon as possible.”
The first thing he will do when he returns: “The first thing will be to give a big kiss to my mother, who has been living through these difficult days since the start of the pandemic in her home. Then we will have to absorb the impact that this situation has generated and move on.”