Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola believes the football world is witnessing an era of ‘two phenomena’ with the exploits of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Antonio Cassano used tennis icons Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer to compare Juventus recruit Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona’s Lionel Messi.
The Ballon d’Or will be handed out on Thursday and, as has become tradition, the football world waits with bated breath to see which of Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo will win it.
Cristiano Ronaldo has moved one ahead of Lionel Messi in the race to score 100 goals in the Champions League for the same club side.
Real Madrid beat Barcelona 3-1 in the Supercopa de Espana first leg, thanks to Cristiano Ronaldo’s wonder goal.
The thought of watching Lionel Messi or Neymar surpass him at the top of world football is what keeps Cristiano Ronaldo motivated. Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo says he is driven to be the best player in the world by the fear of being surpassed by the likes of Lionel Messi and Neymar. The 32-year-old Portugal international, who won the… Read more →
New Bayern Munich signing James Rodriguez has outlined ambitious plans to take over from Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo as one of the world’s foremost footballers.
Ernesto Valverde’s reputation is encouraging to Lionel Messi, with the start of Barcelona’s pre-season campaign only a week away.
Take a look at the best stats from Barcelona star Lionel Messi’s club career, after agreeing a new contract with the Catalans.
Barcelona have locked up their most valuable asset after Lionel Messi committed his future to the club by signing a lucrative new deal.