GIF: Ronaldinho Has His Boots Taken off His Feet by Raja Casablanca Players

Mark Patterson@@MarkPattersonBRUK Staff WriterDecember 18, 2013

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 22:  Ronaldinho Gaucho of Atletico MG gestures during a match between Botafogo and Atletico MG as part of Brazilian Cup 2013 at Maracana Stadium on August 22, 2013 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)
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Ronaldinho may have ended up on the wrong end of the 3-1 scoreline in the Club World Cup semi-final, but the Raja Casablanca players were so taken by the Brazilian that they were seen practically taking the boots off of his feet at the end of the game.

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Casablanca had the advantage of playing at home in Morocco, but their victory against the South Americans still came as something of a surprise.

They'll now play European champions Bayern Munich in the final.

Ronaldinho, 33, may be in the twilight of his career, but the shoe-grab certainly proves he's still a huge draw for players and fans alike.

And given that he can do this with his feet, it's not such a shock.

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