Brazil legend, Pele, has congratulated Juventus ahead, Cristiano Ronaldo, for breaking his document of objectives in official matches.
Recall that Ronaldo broke Pele’s document after scoring a hat-trick in Juventus’s 3-1 Serie A win over Cagliari on Sunday.
The Portugal captain reached 770 official objectives in his skilled profession.
Reacting, Pele, in a publish by way of his Instagram deal with, congratulated Ronaldo, including that he admired the 36-year-old, however his solely remorse was not with the ability to give him a hug.
“@cristiano, life is a solo flight. Every makes his personal journey. And what a gorgeous journey you’re having! I love you numerous, I really like watching you play and that is no secret to anybody.
“Congratulations on breaking my document of objectives in official matches. My solely remorse isn’t with the ability to offer you a hug immediately,” Pele wrote on Instagram.
Pele had acknowledged on his personal Instagram account that he heads the all-time scoring record with 1,283 objectives.
The 80-year-old and his compatriot Romario scored in extra of 1,000 objectives throughout their careers, however these statistics embody strikes in novice, unofficial and pleasant matches.
The previous Santos striker helped Brazil to win the World Cup in 1958, 1962 and 1970.
World’s highest aim scorer: Pele reacts as Cristiano Ronaldo breaks document