Ronaldinho flew out of Paraguay in a private jet on Tuesday, television footage showed, heading for Rio de Janeiro after he spent five months in detention over a forged passport scandal.
After six months under arrest in Paraguay, former Brazil football star Ronaldinho was set for a hearing on Monday on charges of travelling with false documents, according to judicial sources.
A Paraguayan judge has ordered the release of Brazilian football great Ronaldinho and his brother into house arrest while they await trial on charges of using false passports to enter the country.
Paraguayan judge Gustavo Amarilla has order former footballer Ronaldinho and his brother to remain in pre-trial detention, for allegedly entering Paraguay with fake passports.
Former Brazilian international Ronaldinho Gaucho was ordered to remain in jail in Paraguay on Saturday after a judge ruled him a flight risk.
The former Barcelona and Brazil star was detained in the South American country after allegedly producing false documentation.