Cristiano Ronaldo’s girlfriend blasts Lionel Messi Ballon d’Or award

The glamorous girlfriend of Cristiano Ronaldo has sent out a passionate message of support after fierce rival Lionel Messi pipped her fella to the Ballon d'Or award last night.

Georgina Rodriguez shared a snap of the Juventus ace on Instagram in the supportive post.

She told followers the ex-Manchester United star deserved the award ahead of the Argentinian.

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Translated online, it read: "Incomparable, unstoppable, brave.

"There are figures and titles, of all this you are the protagonist with the best results, such as: the League of Nations, the Italian Cup, the Serie A Championship, Best Player of the Serie A, among others.

"But fortunately neither the prizes nor the titles speak only for you, even if you have them a lot.

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"What speaks best about you is yourself, your passion, your hunger for self-improvement, your fellowship, because you are the inspiration of Soccer and Sport for millions and millions of people.

"You are not afraid of the challenges, you leave your comfort zone and you continue surpassing yourself and showing the world what it is like to be number 1."

Georgina has been an ever-present figure of support for Ronaldo over the years.

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On Instagram, the duo regularly snuggle up for smitten snaps together.

After last night, Messi now has six Ballon d'Or awards and Ronaldo has five.

Their incredible performances, spanning longer than a decade, have produced one of the greatest sporting rivalries of all time.

After scooping the prize, Messi said: "Today is my sixth Ballon d'Or. It's a completely different moment, lived with my family and my children.

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"As my wife said, you must never stop dreaming but always work to improve and continue to enjoy. I am very lucky, I am blessed.

"I hope to continue for a long time. I realise that I am very lucky, even if, one day, retirement will ring. It will be difficult.

"But I still have beautiful years ahead of me. Time goes very quickly, so I want to enjoy football and my family."

  • Cristiano Ronaldo
  • Lionel Messi
  • Virgil van Dijk
  • Serie A

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