'I've never seen a Brazil team as bad as this one': Ronaldinho tears up against Selecao

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The rich history of Brazilian football has seen the team reach the highest heights of the sport, but in recent times the sun has not been shining as brightly as the Seleçao were accustomed to. In a surprise turn of events, one of the greatest players to ever grace a football pitch, Ronaldinho criticized the team and announced that he would “abandon” the team and no longer watch the national team. “That’s it guys, that’s it for me.” It's a sad moment for those who love Brazilian football. It's hard to find the energy to watch the games. “It's perhaps one of the worst teams in recent years, it has no respectable leaders, just average players for the most part,” Ronaldinho's Instagram post read.

The team that left its mark on the game and is the most successful team in the history of the FIFA World Cup and has not won the trophy since its triumph in 2002. Its best result in The tournament since their last World Cup victory was the 2014 World Cup where they finished fourth after the infamous 7-1 defeat to Germany.

“I have been following football since I was a child, long before I thought about becoming a player, and I have never seen a situation as serious as this. The jersey lacks love, lacks determination and most importantly of everything: football.

The team is currently in full preparation for the CONMEBOL Copa America tournament which is scheduled to begin on Friday, June 21 (IST).

The team is made up of stars like Vinicius Jr and Rodrygo who make up one of the deadliest attacking duos in the country and it will be interesting to see how the team reacts when they take the field on June 25 against Costa Rica .

“I repeat: our performance was one of the worst things I have ever seen. A shame. Therefore, I hereby declare my abandonment. I will not watch any CONMEBOL Copa América matches, nor celebrate any victories,” concluded the veteran.

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