Barcelona and Argentina captain, Lionel Messi has sent an emotional message to former dribbling magician Ronaldinho whose mother, Miguelina Elói Assis dos Santos, died aged 71 after battling covid-19 in hospital in Brazil since December.
Lionel Messi and Ronaldinho played together at FC Barcelona and he used his Instagram account to send a warm message to the former iconic star.
“Ronnie, I have no words. I can’t believe it. Just sending you a lot of strength and a big hug for you and the whole family. I am very sorry, rest in peace.”