CRISTIANO RONALDO’S sister has taken a swipe at Lionel Messi by posting an image of the Barcelona legend ‘worshipping’ the Juventus star.
The Portuguese ace, 35, led his Juventus team to a crushing 3-0 win over Barcelona within the ultimate Champions League Group G recreation on Tuesday evening.
Ronaldo’s sister appeared to mock Messi with a ‘worshipping’ publish on InstagramCredit score: BT Sport
Elma Aveiro was fast to poke enjoyable of Messi together with her newest publishCredit score: Instagram @elma_oficial
Ronaldo scored two spot-kicks to make sure the Italians gained the group and gave themselves a neater last-16 tie.
The defeat additionally meant Barcelona slipped into second in the group – and could face Bayern Munich within the subsequent spherical simply months after being slaughtered 8-2 within the quarter-finals.
That loss led to utter chaos on the Nou Camp with Quique Setien being sacked, Messi threatening to give up and president Josep Maria Bartomeu finally resigning.
And now Ronaldo’s sister, Elma Aveiro has caught the knife in deeper.
On Wednesday, she shared a cartoon mock-up of Messi showing to bow to the ‘King’ on Instagram, as if worshipping him.
She wrote: “My King! Greatest ever. Delight of my life.”
The publish has already racked up near 40,000 likes after sharing the image together with her 436,000 followers.
Messi and Ronaldo have been locked in a battle for the title of ‘Best of all Time’ for 15 years now.
Elma Aveiro’s newest publish has been appreciated practically 40,000 instances alreadyCredit score: Instagram @elma_oficial
The Argentine has gained six Ballons d’Or to Ronaldo’s 5.
However Ronaldo leads the best way in Champions League wins with 5 to Messi’s 4.
However whereas Messi, 33, appears somewhat off the tempo by his phenomenally excessive requirements this season, Ronaldo, 35, simply retains going from power to power.
And their long-running rivalry might proceed for years to come back.
Messi is out of contract in the summertime and is most-likely to rekindle his relationship with Pep Guardiola at Manchester City.
Ronaldo, in the meantime, has been linked with a return to Manchester United in 2021, which means their race for the GOAT title might rage on with each stars not solely in the identical league, however the identical metropolis…