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Gallery: Ronaldinho's All-Time Champions League XI

FC Barcelona and Brazil superstar Ronaldinho once named his all-time favourite UEFA Champions League XI, snubbing former Real Madrid talisman Cristiano Ronaldo and including four of his ex-Selecao international teammates.

Click through the gallery above to see Ronaldinho's all-time UCL XI, according to 90min!

In 2015, the two-time FIFA World Player of the Year was asked to name his all-time XI from the tournament, and he did not include himself like many others previously had.

Since he announced his selection five years ago, Spanish giants Real have claimed three consecutive Champions League titles, in 2016, 2017 and 2018, inspired by the competition's greatest goalscorer, Ronaldo.

With 128 strikes in Europe's elite club competition, Ronaldo is widely considered by many to be the best Champions League player of all time, but, when Ronaldinho named his team, the Portuguese forward did not make the cut.

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Today, the Brazilian might see things a little differently, although his front three did include three players he played alongside. Perhaps surprisingly, Ronaldo Nazario made his team, despite the legendary No. 9 never lifting the trophy.

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Robert Carlos, Cafu and Kaka were other former Selecao internationals selected by Ronaldinho – click through the gallery to recall his full UCL XI!

Do you think Ronaldinho would change his mind if he relooked at his team today? Let us know in the comments section below.


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