Reasons Why Some Football Fans Believe Cristiano Ronaldo Is Greater Than Lionel Messi – Bola VIP magazine

Reasons Why Some Football Fans Believe Cristiano Ronaldo Is Greater Than Lionel Messi


The debate about the greater footballer between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo will continue to be a significant discussion in the football world.

In this piece, we will be focusing on reasons you may want to consider Ronaldo as a better player than the Argentine.

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1. Ronaldo has major goalscoring records than Messi

The 36-year-old Portuguese recently set the record for most international goals by a male player. He has scored 111 goals for Portugal.

He also has the most goals (135) in the Champions League. His 42 assists in the tournament are the highest. Ronaldo has also scored 14 times in the European Championship, more than any other player.

2. Ronaldo has won trophies in more countries than Messi

CR7 has played club football in Portugal, England, Spain, and Juventus and has won trophies in each of those countries except Portugal. He won League, Cup, and UEFA Champions League titles at both United and the Old Lady. He won league and cup titles at Juventus also.

Messi has only won trophies club trophies with Barcelona. He currently plays for Paris Saint-Germain, a club he joined a few weeks ago.

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3. Ronaldo has more international trophies than the PSG man

The Manchester United winger has won two trophies with Portugal – the UEFA European Championships (2016) and the UEFA Nations League (2019).

The 34-year-old Barcelona legend only recently won his very first major international trophy with the Albiceleste. Messi won the Copa America in July in a match where Argentina beat Brazil.