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Rohit Sharma questions Real Madrid’s President about Cristiano Ronaldo’s exit

He questioned Florentino Perez for the recent statement made by the five time Ballon d'Or award winner

Rohit Sharma
Rohit Sharma. (Photo Source: Twitter)

Cristiano Ronaldo has been regarded as one of the greatest footballers of all time. His fan following has been immense in India as well. No doubt we have seen a lot of cricketers in admiration of the football legend. Windies cricketer Chris Gayle is a huge fan and even imitated his celebration after scoring a double century in 2015.

Indian skipper Virat Kohli has time and again spoke about Ronaldo being his hero in football. Both were even part of a couple of endorsements. The advertisement for a baggage brand saw both sports personalities share screen space with each other. It was a pleasing sight for the fan.

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Rohit Sharma has a question for Real Madrid’s President over Cristiano Ronaldo

Now, India’s vice-captain Rohit Sharma has been witnessed channelling his inner regard for the footballer. The Man of the Match in yesterday’s game, Rohit missed out on a possible double century as he got out for 162 runs from just 137 balls. He questioned Real Madrid’s President Florentino Perez for the recent statement made by the five-time Ballon d’Or award winner.

Recently, Cristiano Ronaldo made a switch to Juventus after being a part of Real Madrid for a significant period. The whole football community was totally perplexed by his decision to leave the club. They failed to come to the terms with the star’s sudden departure. However, Ronaldo recently stated the reason behind the same.

“I felt within the club, especially from the president, that I was no longer considered in the same way as I was at the beginning. For the first four or five years, I felt like Cristiano Ronaldo. Less so after. The president looked at me in a way that suggested I was no longer indispensable if you know what I mean. That is what made me think about leaving.” he was quoted as saying by a French Football Magazine.

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