Maradona celebrates his 60th birthday on Friday (30/10/2020). The living legend of Argentine football was then flooded with congratulations.
In the short video, Ronaldo recorded himself giving a happy birthday. It contained hope, as well as a hint of ridicule.
Yes, ex-player Sporting Lisbon, Manchester United, and Real Madrid it wishes Maradona to stay healthy in his old age. However, Ronaldo also did not want to lose to Maradona, by calling the man who brought Argentina the champion 1986 World Cup it’s the number one player but after him.
“Congratulations on your 60th birthday, wish you the best. Hopefully everything goes well, and you can enjoy your life. Hug, you are number one, but after El Bicho, yes!” said Ronaldo.
El Bicho himself is Ronaldo’s nickname. This means that Maradona is only the second best player after Ronaldo, according to CR7.
In terms of achievements at club level, Maradona is far behind Ronaldo, only winning the league together Naples and won the second class trophy in Barcelona.
But in the national team, Maradona has brought Argentina to win the 1986 World Cup, thanks to the help of his god’s hand against England in the quarter-finals. Meanwhile, Ronaldo only brought Portugal the European Cup champion.