Messi and Ronaldo, two most celebrated names in the world of Football, broke the internet on Saturday after they appeared for a photoshoot together. 

These two rivals who have faced each other on the field for more than 15 years are now seen concentrating on a chess board while promoting world famous French luxury brand Louis Vuitton. 

Messi and Ronaldo took to their social media to promote the Louis Vuitton trunks. 

The luxury brand shared the iconic picture on Twitter and captioned it, “Victory is a State of Mind. @Cristiano and #LionelMessi captured by @annieleibovitz for @LouisVuitton. In addition to a long tradition of crafting trunks for the world’s most coveted sporting trophies, the Maison celebrates two of the most talented football players today.”

Later on, Ronaldo and Messi posted the same picture that read, “Victory is a State of Mind. A long tradition of crafting trunks photographed by @annieleibovitz for @LouisVuitton.”

People on the internet applaud Louis Vuitton’s marketing strategy and it looks like these trunks will be sold out in no time. 

Many came to the conclusion that this might be the greatest picture of the year. 

Cristiano also shared the photoshoot on Twitter and it has received over 1.4 million likes already. 

Actor Uche Jombo wrote, “Whatever Louis Vuitton is selling with that picture I’m buying.”

United Faithfuls tweeted, “This photo has…

• 1,814 apps

• 12 Ballon d’Ors

• 70 trophies

• 1,604 goals

• 581 assists

Lionel Messi x Cristiano Ronaldo — there will never be anything like this ever again. Be thankful to have watched them 🐐🐐”

This is not the first time Louis Vuitton has successfully brought iconic players in one frame, fans recall the time when 

Pele, Maradona, and Zinedine Zidane were featured in Louis Vuitton’s 2010 Core Values campaign. 

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo

Annie Leibovitz, who clicks Messi and Ronaldo in one frame, photographed these three legends jointly back in 2010. 

With FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 kicking off in a few hours, the Ronaldo Messi duo successfully raised the temperature high by showing up together in a single frame. 

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