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Barcelona star Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, five-time Ballon d’Or winner have expressed their sadness following the death of world football hero Diego Maradona.
Maradona passed away on Wednesday, November 25 after suffering a heart attack at home. He was 60 years.
Football lovers are traumatized about the death of the Argentina player and team manager, prompting tributes to flood in from across the world.
Cristiano Ronaldo has joined millions of people to grieve the loss of the ‘eternal genius’ on social media.
Messi said the legendary figure will never be forgotten in a post he shared on Instagram alongside pictures of the two of them together.
‘A very sad day for all Argentines and for football. He’s left us but he hasn’t gone, because Diego is eternal.
I’ll keep all the great times I enjoyed with him and want to take the opportunity to send my deepest respects to all his family and friends. RIP’.
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