Former Brazil international and Barcelona forward Ronaldinho has tested positive for COVID-19.
In a video he shared on his social media platforms, the forward says he is asymptomatic, and currently observing all he laid down guidelines including self-isolating.
"I've been here in BH since yesterday, I came to participate in an event," Ronaldinho said on Sunday.
"I took the test and tested positive for COVID. I'm fine, asymptomatic, but we'll have to leave the event for later. Soon we will be there together. Big hug!"
Only Ronaldinho would announce that he tested positive for Covid-19 with a smile on his face 🤣— Brasil Football 🇧🇷 (@BrasilEdition) October 25, 2020
Wishing him a speedy recovery! 🧙🏽pic.twitter.com/VXyejlqsYn
The 40-year-old won 97 caps for Brazil between 1999 and 2013 and was part of the Barcelona team that tore Europe in the last decade.