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Ronaldinho Released From Prison After Agreeing To Pay $1.6m Bail

Brazil football legend, Ronaldinho Gaucho, has been released from a Paraguayan prison, and placed under house arrest, after agreeing to pay $1.6 million bail.

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The 40-year-old and his brother have been in jail for allegedly trying to enter the South American country with fake passports.

However, Ronaldinho has now been allowed to leave prison, on the condition that he stays within the boundaries of Hotel Palmaroga in Paraguay, reports say.

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They were both released from prison after just 32 days of what was meant to be a six-month sentence.

It is also said that the former Barcelona midfielder still has legal issues back in Brazil, where he is said to have 57 properties seized because he is owing the authorities more than €2 million in unpaid tax.

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