FC Barcelona legend Lionel Messi has spoken about Cristiano Ronaldo and Juventus' exit from the UEFA Champions League quarter-final by hailing the level of competition on display in the competition.
Juventus suffered a shock 2-1 defeat to Ajax’s young guns in Turin, as the Dutch side bounced back from Ronaldo’s opener to progress to the semi-final of the continental competition.
As the Portuguese hitman exited the tournament, Lionel Messi came up with a mesmerising performance to knock Manchester United out of the Champions League in quite some style.
Lionel Messi says Cristiano Ronaldo's Champions League exit shows how strong competition is https://t.co/2V6xNMRZ8m— Metro Sport (@Metro_Sport) April 17, 2019
As revealed by Metro, the Argentinean magician replied, "
Messi and co. meanwhile, now await who they will face in the Champions League semi-final between Liverpool and FC Porto. Ajax will take on the winner between Tottenham and Manchester City in the last four.