Luis Figo, beside Cristiano Ronaldo


Cristiano and Figo generate controversy in their farewell to Kobe Bryant

Published:27/01/2020 - 17:35h

Updated:27/01/2020 - 17:35h

From consternation to controversy in the death of Kobe Bryant. Cristiano Ronaldo and Luis Figo published the same paragraph to dismiss the legendary Lakers player

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This Sunday, announced the tragic news of the demise of Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna Bryant and other seven people in a fateful accident of helicopter. The world of the sport dressed in mourning to sack to the mythical and legendary ex player of basketball of THE Lakers, that died to the age of 41 years.

Between so much consternation, also there was place for the controversy. In concrete, this was generated in the messages of farewell of Cristiano Ronaldo, footballer of the Juventus of Turín, and of Luis Figo, ex player of teams like the Inter of Milan, the Real Madrid and the FC Barcelona. Both published exactly the same parrafada, without changing neither an alone comma.

To the 00:40 hours of this Monday (peninsular schedule Spanish), Cristiano Ronaldo published the following message in his account of Twitter: "it Is very sad to listen the heartbreaking news of the death of Kobe and his daughter Gianna. Kobe was a true legend and inspiration for many. Send my condolencias to his family and friends and the families of all those that lost the life in the accident. RIP Legend".

Roughly three hours later, to the 03:44 hours, Luis Figo published exactly the same parrafada through the same half, changing only the photography of the publication. The player of the Juventus of Turín published an image of Bryant holding a ball of basketball supported in his head, whereas his compatriot opted by a photo of both.

Without explanations, by the moment

By the moment, any of the two has erased any of his tuits neither have given explanations by said error. It is true that little can do in these moments, since the controversy by the sucedido is served and a lot of users in the social networks have loaded by the two Portuguese by the little touch that have had to the hour to show his condolencias by Kobe Bryant.

Possibly, the failure have due to the fact that both share Community manager and precisely a lot of internauts have criticised that Cristiano Ronaldo and Luis Figo have not devoted not even an instant to write his own message to sack to a legend of the sport to the height of Bryant.

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