Brazil legend and former Barcelona star
Ronaldinho has stated he can’t go into coaching
because his nerves cannot take the strain.
The free agent has also revealed he struggles to
watch his former teams play a full game for 90
The 36-year-old Ronaldinho will be watching
from the stands as PSG take on Monaco, I don’t
think it is something he’ll enjoy.
“I cannot watch 90 minutes, otherwise I suffer,”
the Ballon d’Or winner said. “I like to see the
best moments, the goals. That’s why I would
never become a coach.”
Ronaldinho reached the pinnacle of the game
with Barcelona, but it was at PSG that he made
his name in Europe, and he remembers his time
at the Parc des Princes fondly.
“Everyone respects me here and gives me a lot
of hugs,” he added. “It’s a club that I love so
much. I do not know why people love me so
much here – I am speechless when I see it all.
“I am a son of PSG. When I arrived here, the
gates of Europe were opened for me.
“My time here was very special. There were the
games against Marseille and Bordeaux, the goal
against Guingamp… these are moments that I
cannot forget. To choose a favourite is
“I often speak with people who work at the club
or who play here. The change of direction has
not changed anything. There are still people who
are here who were here in my day. I still keep in