Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi pays Tribute to Basketball Legend Kobe Bryant

Football star Cristiano Ronaldo  and six times Ballon D’or winner pays tribute to the late Basketball legend Kobe Bryant.

The Football Stars expressed their sadness after the 41-year-old and Six  other people died in the crash on Sunday morning.

The world has been shaken by the news that basketball legend Kobe Bryant has died in a helicopter crash at the age of 41.


The former LA Lakers star was flying over California when, according to TMZ, a fire started and caused the helicopter to spiral and crash.
A reliable source say nobody on board the helicopter survived the crash with all eight passengers dying in the tragic accident, including his 13-year-old daughter Gianna and her teammate.
The likes of Barcelona star Lionel Messi, Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo were among those who took to social media to pay tribute to the Basketball Legend.


Ronaldo said on his Instagram: ‘So sad to hear the heartbreaking news of the deaths of Kobe and his daughter Gianna. Kobe was a true legend and inspiration to so many. Sending my condolences to his family and friends and the families of all who lost their lives in the crash. RIP Legend💔’


Messi pays tribute to Kobe on Instagram: ‘I have no words … All my love for Kobe’s family and friends. It was a pleasure to meet you and share good times together. We were a genius like few others.’


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