Barcelona poked enjoyable at Juventus and Cristiano Ronaldo by suggesting that supporters bought to observe the true ‘GOAT’ in motion on Wednesday evening: Lionel Messi.
Soccer followers everywhere in the world had been left bitterly dissatisfied after Juve’s talisman Cristiano Ronaldo was dominated out of the conflict after testing constructive for coronavirus.
Supporters had been determined to see Messi and Ronaldo go face to face as soon as once more to reignite what has change into arguably soccer’s biggest rivalry.
Nevertheless it was to not be, and the LaLiga aspect definitely riled up a number of Juve followers following their 2-Zero victory.
Barcelona tweeted: “We’re glad you had been capable of see the true goat (emoji) in your pitch, @juventusfcen!”
Messi did disappoint within the match. The Argentina ace arrange Ousmane Dembele for Barca’s first inside 14 minutes earlier than sealing the victory for his aspect with a stoppage time penalty.
Juventus, nonetheless, may depend themselves massively unfortunate within the conflict as Alvaro Morata bizarrely scored an unprecedented hat-trick of offside objectives.
After the sport, Italy icon Christian Vieri summed up what most of us had been feeling with reference to Messi.
“Lionel Messi is the Harry Potter of soccer,” he stated. “When he stops taking part in I’ll throw my TV away.”