In the recent football, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are the two big names. They are considered as the best arch-rival ever in the history of football and some say they are the greatest of all time also. Now, the Argentine star Lionel Messi thinks that the rivalry between Messi and Ronaldo will never be forgotten. It will be written in history. To the Barcelona captain, it is more than expected rivalry in the competition and they are doing it for a very long time. Besides, he also believes that the fans of football used to enjoy the rivalries between these two greatest footballers in time no doubt.
In the year of 2009, when the Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo moved to the Spanish club Real Madrid, the competition between Messi and Ronaldo started. They tried to pass one another all the time. In the year of 2018, Cristiano Ronaldo left his nine years career at the Bernabeu and joined at the Italian side Juventus. By that time, wearing the shirt of Real, CR7 won four Champions League titles along with two La Liga titles so far.
“It was a duel that will last forever.”
Messi on his rivalry with Ronaldo 🙌 pic.twitter.com/hjPN3xRi7m
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Considering all the competitions, he has scored the highest 450 goals for Real Madrid which is a record. Wearing the shirt of Barcelona, Messi won a total of four Champions League titles and ten La Liga titles who also made plenty of records during the time. Messi who holds the record of scoring the highest number of goals in La Liga scored a total of 472 goals considering all the competitions. Besides, he has managed the 6th Ballon d’Or title and overtook Ronaldo.
After the departure of Cristiano Ronaldo from Real Madrid, Messi and Ronaldo have not got the chance to face each other. But the amazing memories are still be remembered. In an interview, Lionel Messi has remembered some of those. It was the special things when they played for the top two teams in the Spanish La Liga. Both clubs are the best in the World and so the expectation from them is too high. The rivalry between Messi and Ronaldo will never be forgotten!
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Messi has demanded that their ground rivalries did not affect their personal life. Out of the ground, they are good. Personally, the relation between Messi and Ronaldo is good as expected, Messi believes. He also thinks that football lovers used to enjoy their dual on the ground if he is a Real Madrid or Barca lover.