Louis Tomlinson recalls the time Ronaldinho tried to nutmeg him: 'There’s a sick picture’

Louis Tomlinson Ronaldinho Soccer Aid
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Having to defend against Brazilian legend Ronaldinho is a tough enough task for any footballer, let alone when you're a singer-songwriter and former member of boy band One Direction.

At Soccer Aid in 2016, though, Louis Tomlinson had exactly that assignment. 

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Ryan Dabbs
Staff writer

Ryan is a staff writer for FourFourTwo, joining the team full-time in October 2022. He first joined Future in December 2020, working across FourFourTwo, Golf Monthly, Rugby World and Advnture's websites, before eventually earning himself a position with FourFourTwo permanently. After graduating from Cardiff University with a degree in Journalism and Communications, Ryan earned a NCTJ qualification to further develop as a writer while a Trainee News Writer at Future.