Cristiano Ronaldo has asked the media to stop comparing him to Barcelona and Argentina forward Lionel Messi.
He said that each player is different and that they strive to be the best player on their team. He stated that the media is creating an unhealthy competition and that he does not want this to go on any longer.
Cristiano Ronaldo said that they both play for rival teams, and it is normal that there is a competition between them, but sometimes the media make it becomes more intense.
The Portuguese forward said that he works hard in training so as to become better and that he believes that Lionel Messi also does the same. He said that this is normal as they both want to do their job properly.
He said that at the moment he feels better and that he is desperate to help Real Madrid clinch another title in the Spanish League. He believes that the team has been doing great so far and that the players should continue to work hard on the pitch if they want to win La Liga this season. Read more Ronaldo does not want comparison