Football legend Ronaldinho took to his Instagram page to pay heartbreaking tribute to his role model, Diego Maradona.
According to the Brazilian football star, Diego Maradona was his idol and he looked up to him in many things. The message came as a shock to him and he is sending his condolence to Diego Maradona’s family.
Ronaldinho concluded his tribute by referring to Diego Maradona as “The Wizard of Wizards“. The tribute was written in his local language which translates:
“My feelings to the family and to everyone who loves this genius. My friend, my idol, my number 10, thank you for every moment in your company, whether at games or at a simple dinner.”
“Our conversations have always been very special and I will cherish all moments of joy on the field together, where I was there to admire you and pay tribute to your greatness.”
“It inspired me during my career and, when I met you and played that 5 football, it was one of the best nights of my life. I was with my idols in the field. Rest in Peace, my idol, I love you … The wizard of wizards !!!“