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Referees blowing the whistle on Ronaldinho’s pyramid selling

Ronaldinho Gaucho's latest advertising foray which has him in hot water with the courts. Corinthians dumped out of the Copa Libertadores in a night full of surprises and coincidences. That and much more

Welcome back to the Brazil Sports newsletter! This week, Ronaldinho latest advertising foray which has him in hot water with the courts. Corinthians dumped out of the Copa Libertadores in a night full of surprises and coincidences. That and much more. Enjoy your read!
Ronaldinho. Photo: Fabio Diena/Shutterstock

Welcome back to the Brazil Sports newsletter! This week, Ronaldinho Gaucho’s latest advertising foray which has him in hot water with the courts. Corinthians dumped out of the Copa Libertadores in a night full of surprises and coincidences. That and much more. Enjoy your read!

Ronaldinho’s pyramid schemes

Twice World Player of the Year Ronaldinho Gaúcho has been made a defendant in a civil class action demanding he pay BRL 300 million in damages for his involvement with the company 18kRonaldinho, which sold “luxury experiences” including beach holidays, watches and cars in a textbook pyramid scheme.

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