Lionel Messi reminded of Cristiano Ronaldo World Cup success in mural outside hotel
The pressure of trying to match Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo is following Argentina star Lionel Messi wherever he goes. And now he has a permanent reminder just outside his hotel room in Kazan.
BBC journalist Richard Conway tweeted a picture of the scene that the Argentina players will look out on. And from a certain angle, it's brilliant.
Is there NO escape for Messi??— Richard Conway (@richard_conway) June 30, 2018
This is what he and the Argentina team look onto from their hotel rooms in Kazan.
Ronaldo goading him: "I scored 4 goals. Can you beat that Leo?"#FRAARG #worldcup pic.twitter.com/C6CpJaLHyq
According to him: "The Ronaldo mural was painted for Confederation Cup last year, when Portugal stayed here in Kazan. The Messi mural was added two days ago -- along with the words..."
That is one very clever mural painter. And clearly not an Argentina fan either.
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