Barcelona Legend Relives One of His Favourite UEFA Champions League Goals

Barcelona Legend Relives One of His Favourite UEFA Champions League Goals

Lukman Mumuni
updated at April 12, 2023 at 7:57 PM
  • Brazil and Barcelona legend Ronaldinho Gaucho has scored many goals in his illustrious football career
  • The former Barcelona star took to social media to throwback one of his favourite goals in the UEFA Champions League
  • Ronaldinho scored a stunning goal seventeen years ago against Chelsea in the UEFA Champions League at Stamford Bridge

Brazilian football legend, Ronaldinho shared one of his favourite goals in his career with fans on social media as he reflected his playing days.

The former Barcelona star scored one of UEFA Champions League's best goals seventeen years ago, when he danced in front of a sea of Chelsea defender before poking home at Stamford Bridge.

To observe his throwback Thursday on Twitter, Ronaldinho posted the video of his stunner as fans celebrated him.

Ronaldinho playing against Chelsea in the UEFA Champions League. Credit: @10Ronaldinho
Barcelona legend Ronaldinho shares his favourite UEFA Champions League goal. Credit: @10Ronaldinho
Source: Twitter
"TBT of one of the most beautiful goals of my career!!! It's been 17 years since this game against Chelsea, in the UEFA Champions League... Who remembers??," he wrote.

Ronaldinho and his Barcelona teammates won the UEFA Champions League in the 2006 season after beating Arsenal 2-1 in the final.

It remains the Brazilian's only UEFA Champions League success.

He also won the 2002 World Cup with Brazil and two La Liga titles with Spanish giants Barcelona.

Ronaldinho receives gold-plated iPhone

Earlier, Sports Brief reported that Brazil legend and one of football's greats, Ronaldinho is living life to the fullest after receiving a new customized gold-plated iPhone and watch during his visit of the United Arab Emirates.

The 41-year-old in a video posted on Twitter is seen rocking his diamond crusted watch and showing off his new phone.

Ronaldo de Assis Moreira retired from football in 2015 after a trophy-laden career, which saw him win the World Cup in 2002, the UEFA Champions League in 2006 and many La Liga titles.

Ronaldinho celebrates son's 17th birthday

Ronaldinho, one of the greatest footballers of all time, showed great affection for his son after celebrating him on his birthday.

The young João de Assis Moreira turned 17th on Friday, February 25, 2022 and his father shared lovely photos from his toddler days to his teens.

In a post on social media, Ronaldinho congratulated his son and hopes the aspiring footballer will reach his potential.

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Lukman Abdul Mumin is a Sports Journalist based in Accra, Ghana. He has been writing for the past five years. Lukman joined Sports Brief as an Editor for the Local Desk in 2022.