Ronaldinho Returns to Atletico Mineiro Side, Curls in Awesome Free-Kick

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Ronaldinho marked his return to the Atletico Mineiro side for the first time since September with a trademark free-kick.

The Brazilian 33-year-old has been out with an injury, but his return will give his side a boost as they prepare for the Club World Cup later this month.

In the club's final league game of the season, they slipped to 2-0 down to Vitoria in just six minutes, but this goal from Ronaldinho brought them back into the game:  

Ronaldinho

As you can see from the clip, he was clearly emotional to have scored in his comeback match.

Ronaldinho

Atletico Mineiro went on to salvage a 2-2 draw thanks to a 90th-minute penalty.

No prizes for guessing that it was Ronaldinho who stepped up to score it.

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