Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus star, celebrated Christmas party in different style, hiring Lionel Messi lookalike Santa for his kids in what suggested the Portuguese might have taken a swipe at his arch rival.
The Yuletide season party held on Wednesday, December 25, with legion of sports personalities including Muslim star Mohammed Salah celebrating the once-a-year event that marked the birth of Jesus.
But in usual classy style, the Juventus talisman had the fun of Xmas with his kids by hiring a father Xmas who shares a striking resemblance with the Argentine forward.
Ronaldo posted the picture of him and his kids basking in the joy of new season on the beach with the strange Santa.
The Portuguese seems to be holidaying with family in Abu Dhabi after Juventus's disgracefully loss to Lazio in the Italian Super Cup in Saudi Arabia.
And his Santa, a whiteman donned in popular Santa Claus regalia, posed a beautiful smile of the Barcelona star.
The picture, shared by the Juve star on his photo-sharing app Instagram, has brought fore the Messi-Ronaldo debate as fans take side as usual.
Juventus and Ronaldo return to action against Cagliari on January 6 as Maurizio Sarri's men plan to dislodge over Inter Milan from the first spot in the league.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had reported that Cristiano Ronaldo unleashed his incredible prodigy and shut down his critics with a brilliant 8ft 5in header to hand Juventus a vital 2-1 win over tough Sampdoria on Wednesday night, December 18.
The Portuguese, at 34, once again proved age is just a number when he rose into the air, hanged for seconds before blasting in a match-winning header into the net in the 45th minute.
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