Sporting greats

Cristiano Ronaldo and Michael Jordan: making history

As the short holiday period continues for Juventus and Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo, he posted an image alongside NBA great Michael Jordan.

We made history – Ronaldo meets Jordan

Greats of their respective sports, Cristiano Ronaldo met with Michael Jordan on Sunday.

When Mike met Cris

Ronaldo, 34, posted an image alongside Jordan on Instagram, simply writing: "We made history."


We made history 

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The Juventus star has been on a family holiday in the French Riviera (see the stunning photos here) ahead of beginning pre-season with the Serie A champions.

Ronaldo, a five-time Ballon d'Or winner, is regarded as one of football's all-time greats, while Jordan – a six-time NBA champion and five-time MVP – is arguably the greatest basketballer ever.