(Photo) Lionel Messi smashes Cristiano Ronaldo’s record for most-liked sports Instagram post

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Barcelona and Argentina star Lionel Messi has broken yet another record!

Following his latest triumph which saw him lift the illustrious Copa America with Argentina, Messi has smashed digital records.

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Despite competing against rival Cristiano Ronaldo for two decades, one record the Barcelona star has toppled Ronaldo in is most likes on a sports Instagram post.

The previous record saw Ronaldo rack up a whopping 19.9m likes on a black and white photo of him and the late Diego Maradona.


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Messi’s most recent post posing with the Copa America trophy sees the Argentine attacker at nearly 21m likes.


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