- Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are the two greatest football players to have a rivalry for over a decade in the history of the round leather game
- Both Messi and Ronaldo have won the highest number of individual honours and awards than any living or dead footballer
The current skipper of FC Barcelona has spoken about what the Spanish La Liga was like when the former Real Madrid star player and current Juventus of Italy player was in Spain.
Argentina national football team captain revealed it was a unique competition between Ronaldo and himself.
Messi on his rivalry with Ronaldo as informed by Goal:
“It was a special duel. It’ll remain in people’s minds forever because it lasted for many years. It’s not easy to maintain such a high level for such a long time, especially at Real Madrid and Barca, the two best teams in the world.”