Wednesday, 18 January 2017

MESSI SPEAKS FOR THE FIRST TIME AFTER FIFA BEST AWARD ..." HERE IS WHAT HE SAID ABOUT RONALDO AND ROONEY"


Barcelona and Argentina star man Lionel Messi, has pile up praises on his closest rival and four time Ballon D'or winner, one time FIFA Best winner, Cristiano Ronaldo, saying Ronaldo has achieved many things and he has a mutual respect for him, condeming the rumor that they both are huge rivals who have bitterness for one another.

Messi who missed out on FIFA's 'THE BEST'award gala on Monday January 9th 2017, citing match preparation duties with his club, also took to his time and very well praise England's national team captain Wayne Rooney saying he always have big respect for the Manchester United captain, who is just one goal away from breaking Sir Bobby Charlton's all time goal scoring record of Manchester United.

Recently, Lionel Messi speak to coach mag in UK, he said :

"There is a mutual respect. I view him [Cristiano Ronaldo] as a great player who has achieved great things because that is exactly what he is. My motivation, though, has always come from wanting to do well for Barcelona and Argentina, and the fans.

"Over the years we have faced many British teams in Europe and come up against many good players, but I have always had a big respect for Wayne Rooney. He has played at the highest level for many years and is one of the special players of the generation."



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