‘Lionel Messi is better than Cristiano Ronaldo’
dailybhaskar.com | Dec 08, 2012, 17:56PM IST
New Delhi: In the controversial Lionel Messi vs Cristiano Ronaldo debate, the former Barcelona striker Ronaldinho revealed that his former teammate is better than the Real Madrid star. But, he also believes that neither of them will be able to match the Brazilian wonder Neymar once he realizes his full potential.
Ronaldinho said that Lionel Messi is the best footballer in the world now, but he will not last long at the top. For the last few years Messi has played at a level of football that we have never seen before, he added.
He was proud to speak of Messi as he was there when the Argentine started off and now he is the best in the world, which makes him happy.
The former Barcelona star also revealed that Messi’s first goal came from his pass that led to his never-ending goals tally.
He also said that there will always be a place in his heart for Messi.
(With inputs from Goal.com)