One of the beautiful game's greatest sons, Ronaldinho
The 39-year-old, who last played for Brazilian side Fluminense, is reported to be in discussions with Maltese Premier League side Birkirkara FC about a move, as reported by the Times Of Malta.
"I can confirm that there exists the possibility that Birkirkara FC could sign Ronaldinho," he said.
Valenzia continued, "
The possible transfer came up when
"At the moment we are in talks with foreign investors who are ready to act as sponsors to our club and during negotiations it came out that some of the persons involved have a connection with Ronaldinho's entourage." Valenzia told Times Of Malta.
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He further stated, "
He continued, "But we need to be patient as negotiations are quite complex with many aspects such as image rights being discussed so we just have to wait and see."
The Barcelona legend announced his retirement from the professional game after his agent and brother Roberto de Assis Moreira broke the news back in January 2018.
While it is obvious Ronaldinho won't be able to recreate the magic he did in his prime, there is no doubt that fans will be happy seeing the ever-smiling footballing legend doing what he was born to do with the ball at his feet.