Court in southern Brazil has barred Barcelona legendary striker, Ronaldinho from selling 57 of his real estate properties following a pending environmental fine and other debts, Folha de S.Paulo reported on Monday.
According to the Brazil based media, Ronaldinho has a 9.5 million reais (£2.06 million) unpaid environmental fines after illegally building a pier at his lake house in Porto Alegre.
Creditors have also taken action to recover 7.8million reais in other debts, Folha said.
Ronaldinho’s passport however has been seized until the cases are resolved, the newspaper added.
The judge in Porto Alegre told Reuters the case fell under judicial secrecy rules and would not confirm or deny any details about the newspaper report.
Ronaldinho’s lawyer denied the player’s assets were under restriction but told Folha de S.Paulo he could not comment on the details of the case because of the judicial secrecy ruling.