Diego Maradona's death continues to reverberate throughout the world of football and on this occasion it was the turn of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. The two players used Instagram to say goodbye to Diego Maradona and did so in a very similar way, highlighting a quality of Diego Maradona that would last forever.
Lionel Messi and Maradona were eternal rivals in the comparison of who was the best player but today that doesn't seem to matter anymore. The FC Barcelona player said goodbye to Maradona saying that even if he died, his legacy will remain forever in the history of football. I also take the opportunity to greet Maradona's family.
For his part, Cristiano Ronaldo began by saying that a friend was leaving today and that Maradona's genius will be eternal. For Cristiano Ronaldo, Maradona died very quickly but leaves a legacy without limits that no one can match. The void of Maradona's death will be very difficult for Ronaldo to fill as he himself said that he will never be able to fill that void.
The similarity between the messages of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi shows the greatness of Maradona as a player and the respect that the two best players in the world had for him. Maradona's legacy will undoubtedly be indelible and those who enjoy good football will continue to watch his videos forever since it will be difficult to see someone do what Maradona did.