What is the relation between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi?


Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi? Which of them is the best player in the world?

This is the question that circulates in the last decade of world football and stressed that more rivalry between the Portuguese and Argentines.

At least this question is more presented in the press coverage, but actually between the two football stars, there is a mutual respect.

This has been revealed by Cristiano Ronaldo.

Real Madrid striker has surprised with his answer about what qualifies as personal biggest rival.

“There is a lot of respect between me and Lionel Messi. The media prefer to talk about a rivalry between us, but in reality is not so. Of course, I would not say that we are friends, but there is respect between us “, said Cristiano Ronaldo.


Both Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are in the race to win the “Golden Ball”.

This trophy is divided in recent years precisely between them, and in this edition appears to be the property of Cristiano Ronaldo.

In the race, the Portuguese is favorites over Lionel Messi after winning the Champions League title with Real Madrid and European champion with Portugal.