Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are unarguable the World Best players, for over a decade the two talented players have been performing well for there various teams. But a debate have been going on regarding the greatness of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Whenever the fans of these two elephants fights or argue on who is the best, the grass suffers. Although Messi is better than Ronaldo in some cases, but there are a handful of reasons why Ronaldo is better than the Argentine international.
Ronaldo have better goals scoring tally.
Whenever you need a man to deliver you in a knockout stage of a tournament, Ronaldo is the man to go. He has delivered in several occasions especially whenever his team needs him to win, be it country or club, Ronaldo has been prolific and consistent when it comes to goal scoring.
Internationally the Portuguese international has scored over 99 goals and Messi is busy testing the microphone in the Argentine National team. This edge him ahead of his rival Leo.
Playing in different leagues.
Cristiano Ronaldo calls for challenges while Lionel Messi runs for challenges, Messi's loyalty towards Barcelona is commendable, however it's unlikely that Leo Messi will be looking for new opportunities elsewhere.
Coming to Cristiano Ronaldo, his journey from Sporting CP to Manchester United, from United to Real Madrid and now in juventus has made him more experienced than the Argentine international.
If coming out of the comfort zone and excelling is an art, then Ronaldo is the artist. While Messi is the escapist who avoids venture into roads untraveled.