Brazilian legend, Ronaldinho, was arrested along with his brother Roberto by the Paraguay police on Wednesday night.
According to La Nacion, Ronaldinho was detained by the police for allegedly using fake passport to enter the South American nation.
The Argentine newspaper reports that the former Barcelona and AC Milan star and Roberto were held in the Resort Yacht and Golf Club Paraguayo.
Ronaldinho and Roberto’s passports were found in the hotel bearing their names with Paraguayan nationality.
The former attacking midfielder and his brother stayed in the hotel suite overnight, with Paraguayan authorities due to issue a statement on Thursday.
The former Paris Saint-Germain star is currently without a Brazilian passport because of an environmental fine he received in 2018.
Ronaldinho, a Brazilian former professional footballer who retired in the year 2018 and ambassador for Barcelona. He played mostly as an attacking midfielder, but was also deployed as a forward or a winger.