Compare And Contrast Clipific Messi And Cristiano Ronalo
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Messi and Ronaldo were born 869 days apart, and so were both of their sons. Cristiano Ronaldo was named after a United States president. Ronaldo was diagnosed with a disease that could have stopped his career. Messi was diagnosed with growth hormone deficiency. Messi signed his Barcelona contract on a napkin. Lionel Messi is better at soccer than Cristiano Ronaldo because of his career stats, popularity, and amount of awards.
One reason why Messi is the best soccer player is the best soccer player is because of his stats. In the past 13 years, Ronaldo has scored 539 goals in his career compared to Messi’s 600 goals(Roy Munich 1) In most professional soccer games, there are only about 1 or 2 goals, so for them to have that many goals, they…show more content… Messi has won 5 Ballon D’ors and so does Ronaldo, but Messi is much younger than Ronaldo(Transfermarkt 1) Since Ronaldo and Messi have won the same amount of Ballon D’ors, the best trophy obtainable by a single player, but Messi is 3 years younger than Messi, Messi gets more credit for being younger. Messi has 67 awards not including Ballon D’ors(3 UEFA Best Player In Europe, 16 Club Top Scorer, 4 Champions League Titles, 8 Spanish Champions, 5 Spanish Cups, 7 Spanish Super Cups, 1 Under 20 World Cup Champion, 3 UEFA Super Cups, 1 Gold Olympic Medal, 16 League Top Scorer, and 3 Player of the Year) That compared to Ronaldo’s 64 awards not including Ballon D’ors(4 UEFA Best Player In Europe, 15 Club Top Scorer, 1 European Champion, 4 Champions League Titles, 3 English Champions, 1 English FA Cup Win, 2 English League Cups, 2 Spanish Champions, 2 Spanish Cup Wins, 2 Spanish Super Cup Wins, 4 FIFA Club World Cups, 3 UEFA Super Cups, 1 Portuguese Super Cup, 2 English Super Cups, 16 League Top Scorer, 1 Player of the Year, and 1 Footballer of the Year)(Transfermarkt 1) Messi has played with only 1 club and still has more trophies than Ronaldo, who has played for multiple teams, and usually the more teams players play for the more awards they get. In the console game FIFA, a team of the year card is the best card possible to get in the game, Messi has 6 highest team of the year compared to…show more content… He is such a good role model to kids all over the world, even his son signed for a club at the age of 72 hours old. His skills were so impressive that another country wanted to sign him other than his origin country. At the age of 24, Messi was named Barcelona’s best goal scorer. Messi’s son is less popular than Ronaldo’s son because Ronaldo forces his son to get in front of the camera to show off, but Messi does not do