Less than one week after the Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo said people jeer him because “I’m good-looking, rich and a great soccer player,” cameras caught Ronaldo waving his middle finger at Sporting fans before boarding a team bus.
A hostile crowd of Real Madrid’s next opponent welcomed Ronaldo with a chorus of verbal abuse.
Ronaldo later claimed his gesture was actually intended for his teammate, Pepe, and was merely a joke.
But the look on the Spanish superstar’s face didn’t appear to invoke fun and games.
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