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Ronaldinho released in Paraguay after five-month house arrest

Former Brazil football star Ronaldinho has been released by a Paraguayan judge after spending five months in detention over a forged passport.

The 40-year-old former professional star “is free to travel to whatever country in the world he wants but he must inform us if he changes his permanent residence” for a period of one year, the judge said.

“He has no restrictions except for the fulfilment of reparations for damage to society.”

Ronaldinho accepted the terms of his release, which include payment of $90,000 in damages.

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