The town of Madeira in Portugal recently celebrated its star, footballer Cristiano Ronaldo, by naming its airport after him. The Aeroporto Cristiano Ronaldo also has a statue of the player which is...well... different.
While neither the President of Portugal nor the Real Madrid star himself expressed it, their thoughts this statue could not have been very charitable.
Meanwhile, the Internet, ever ready to jump at the slightest opportunity to create memes, grabbed this #statuefail by the neck.
The resemblance is uncanny...
That new Ronaldo statue is amazing. Incredible likeness. pic.twitter.com/lXLPsfQnvH— John Sheehan (@johnsportraits) March 29, 2017
Is this the new Stephen King adaptation that's coming out?
Copper is the new Orange!
Some of the all-time great Cristiano Ronaldo moments pic.twitter.com/57Tx9VhbUm— Bleacher Report UK (@br_uk) March 29, 2017
Remember this cameo in The Empire Strikes Back?
Oh the horror!
What can we say, we're just sorry.
For a very handsome man, Ronaldo has had some appalling luck with statue-makers pic.twitter.com/M74YEDng4c— Tom Williams (@tomwfootball) March 29, 2017
Meanwhile, CR7 must be like...
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