It was an eventful night for Real Madrid in Bulgaria on Wednesday as they went behind to Ludogorets, with the European champions forced to grind out a 2-1 win against one of the smallest teams in the competition.
Throughout the match, Ronaldo received chants of “Messi” from the home crowd, a now familiar occurrence with fans eager to put the Portuguese star off his game whenever possible.
On the Spanish TV report above, it is claimed that Ronaldo was angered by the Ludogorets crowd on Wednesday and if you want to get to the the Real Madrid star, this is how to achieve it.
Ronaldo claimed, when asked about the Messi chants, that “I have had many years of a professional career, nothing bothers me.”
The former Manchester United attacker added: “Messi chants? Why would I talk about that… They should be happy to watch Real Madrid and the stars play here.”
But, this did not appear to be the case, with Ronaldo missing a penalty before scoring the equaliser for Real Madrid.
And, Ronaldo does seem perturbed just answering about the Messi chants…
When will football fans learn to love Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi together?
We are witnesses to one of the finest individual duels in football history – enjoy it! Don’t make it harder for one of these greats of modern football!