Ronaldinho Denies Report He Will Marry 2 Women in August Ceremony

Gianni Verschueren@ReverschPassFeatured ColumnistMay 24, 2018

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - APRIL 21: Ronaldinho looks on during the UEFA Match for Solidarity at Stade de Geneva on April 21, 2018 in Geneva, Switzerland. (Photo by Robert Hradil/Getty Images)
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Brazilian football legend Ronaldinho has denied a report he will marry two women at the same time in August.

"It's the biggest lie," he told SporTV on Thursday (h/t the Mirror's Matt Roper and Liam Prenderville).

While polygamy is outlawed in Brazil, O Dia (h/t Dan Gartland of Sports Illustrated) reported civil unions between more than two persons is not uncommon, and that Ronaldinho, Priscilla Coelho and Beatriz Souza already live together.

Mirror Football shared this image of the three:

O Dia (h/t Roper) claimed Ronaldinho asked for their hand in marriage in January of last year. He originally dated Coelho before meeting Souza in 2016. 

O Dia's report added Ronaldinho's sister will not attend the ceremony, as she does not approve of the union. Coelho's family also does not approve, with a friend telling Extra (h/t Gartland): "They are upset because they discovered that every present he gives to Priscilla, he also gives to the other girl."  

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