Ever since Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo were climbing the ladders of success, there were constant comparisons between the two football stars. The comparisons continue even today as they have emerged as the most famous football stars. The two have even bagged the biggest honours of football- the Ballon de’ Or five times and despite the fact that the two have been labelled as arch-rivals, CR7 and Messi share utmost respect for each other. Now CR7 during an interview has pointed out the difference between him and the Barcelona star. Lionel Messi Beats Cristiano Ronaldo to UEFA's Goal of Season Award.
Speaking in latest DAZN documentary ‘The Making Of’ CR7 said spoke about Ronaldo vs Messi debate. The Juventus forward also said that the biggest difference is that he has played a several clubs, unlike Messi who has stayed with Barcelona for years now. “The difference with Messi is that I played for several clubs and won the Champions League with different clubs. I was the top scorer in the Champions League six seasons in a row. There aren’t many players who won five Champions League trophies, so this is why I feel that I can identify myself with this tournament, “he said.
However, the Juventus forward did not run down on Messi and said that he is a great player and will not only be remembered for Ballon de’ Or won by him but also for the kind of improvement he has shown over the years. CR7 was also heard saying that he wakes up with the aim of getting better and achieving something more.