When a couple of years back Brazil lost the Football World Cup Final to Germany, they wouldn’t have guessed that they would become the butt of new year jokes.
On New Year’s eve, the popular German midfielder, Toni Kroos, tweeted a New Year’s wish that looked like this:
— Toni Kroos (@ToniKroos) December 31, 2016
Apparently, the midfield engine had replaced the numbers ‘1’ and ‘7’ with the Brazilian and German national flags for the 7-1 victory that Germany registered over Brazil in the 2014 World Cup Final.
While the world was still talking about the tweet, Brazil legend Ronaldo decided to answer it in his own way by posting the following message on his official Facebook account:
The Brazilian was referring back to the 2002 World Cup Final when Brazil drubbed Germany 2-0, and Ronaldo himself had scored a brace.