Coca-Cola has reacted to Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo’s rejecting their drink during a press conference on Monday.
Ronaldo had caused a while addressing the press ahead of Portugal’s Euro 2020 group-stage clash against Hungary, as he was pushed away two bottles of carbonated drinks and then picked out a bottle of water and said to the cameras: “Agua! (Water!)”.
Reacting, Coca-Cola, on Tuesday as reported by Daily Mail, said that “everyone is entitled to their drink preferences.”
“Coca-Cola offers a range of drinks to suit different tastes and needs, which are available to players throughout the tournament.
“This includes waters, isotonic sports drinks and juices, coffee and tea, as well as Coca-Cola.
“Players are offered water, alongside Coca-Cola and Coca-Cola Zero Sugar, on arrival at our press conferences,” it added.