Pele congratulated Cristiano; Sachin Tendulkar says it touches the heart


Sachin, Pele, Cristiano / Photo: PTI

Mumbai: Indian legend Sachin Tendulkar applauds Pele for congratulating Cristiano on breaking his goal-scoring record. Tendulkar said that he sees in them the mark of a true sportsman.

This is what sports means. It’s nice to see this warm move from Pele. Tendulkar took to Twitter to acknowledge his talent and celebrate his achievements as a true sportsman.

Cristiano Ronaldo holds the record for most goals scored in professional football. Cristiano surpassed Pele’s 767 goals with a hat-trick against Cagliari. Cristiano now has 770 goals.