I and Cristiano Ronaldo’s rivalry will remain in history of football – Lionel Messi
Lionel Messi has said that the rivalry between him and Cristiano Ronaldo will remain in the history of football.
Messi said that when he was asked whether he misses his direct duels with the Portugal international.
“It’s been a long time since we stopped competing in the same league,” he told Marca.
“We competed individually and as a team for the same goals.
“It was a very beautiful stage for us and also for the people because they enjoyed it very much.
“It is a beautiful memory that will remain in the history of football.”
While Lionel Messi made an emotional departure from Real Madrid in the summer after a slight disagreement over wages, Lionel made a shocking move back to Old Trafford when he spent 6 trophy-laden years before departing to Real Madrid.
Both players have shared 11 ballon d’Or amongst themselves with the ex-Barcelona star claiming six while the Portuguese has five. They’re are also in the shortlist for this season’s award.
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