The two have not squared off since. The old rivals were set to face off in.
Cristiano ronaldo will likely be absent for the heavily anticipated juventus champions league match against barcelona next week after turning back another positive covid 19 test result reports.
Cristiano ronaldo covid champions league. Cristiano ronaldo has expressed his frustration after a third positive covid 19 test ruled him out of juventus uefa champions league clash with barcelona and reportedly feels like a beast forced to stay in cage. Sadly we will have to wait a little longer for cristiano ronaldo vs lionel messi and the juventus superstar is not happy about missing out on the reunion. Ronaldo 35 is a five time champions league winner and the career scoring leader in europe s top club competition with 130 goals in 177 appearances.
Messi 33 is second with 116 goals in 140. Barcelona on wednesday in the uefa champions league was supposed to be the start of a new chapter in the cristiano ronaldo lionel messi rivalry.