Bale & Ozil lead birthday tributes to Ronaldo

The Welshman and Arsenal midfielder, along with the likes of Karim Benzema and Diego Maradona, took to Instagram to pass on their well-wishes to the Portuguese as he turned 31


Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrated his 31st birthday on Friday, with plenty of team-mates, past and present, sending over their well-wishes to the Ballon d'Or runner-up.

From Gareth Bale to Mesut Ozil, Goal takes a look at the stars that sent messages to Ronaldo on his special day...


A photo posted by Gareth Bale (@garethbale11) onFeb 5, 2016 at 6:07am PST


A photo posted by Mesut Özil (@m10_official) onFeb 5, 2016 at 8:09am PST


A photo posted by Karim Benzema (@karimbenzema) onFeb 5, 2016 at 4:06am PST


A photo posted by Real Madrid C.F. (@realmadrid) onFeb 5, 2016 at 1:34am PST


A photo posted by Cristiano Ronaldo (@cristiano) onFeb 5, 2016 at 4:01am PST

Happy Birthday, superstars!Carlos Tévez + Cristiano Ronaldo

Posted by Diego Maradona on Friday, 5 February 2016