Juventus star, Cristiano Ronaldo, has stated that Barcelona captain, Messi has away been doing his best for his team’s success and has never seen him as a rival.
Ronald made this comment yesterday after leading his team to victory against their opponent. While speaking to a journalist, Ronaldo revealed that he has always had a cordial relationship with Messi and have shared trophies for the past 14 years.
Excerpts From What Ronlddo Said About Messi
“I’ve always had a cordial relationship with Messi,” Ronaldo told Movistar after the game.
“As I’ve said before, for 12, 13, 14 years [I have been] sharing prizes with him.
“I never saw him as a rival. He always tried the best for his team, and I tried the best for mine.
“I always got on well with him. I’m sure he’ll say the same if you ask him.
“But we know in football. People always look for a rivalry to create more excitement.”
The two superstars have not played together on the pitch in more than two years, since the Portuguese striker left Real Madrid for Juventus in 2018.