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Pakistan left-arm seamer Junaid Khan believes that Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo is better than Barcelona icon Lionel Messi.
Junaid was asked this, which is considered to be one of football’s toughest questions, by a fan on Twitter.
— Junaid khan 83 (@JunaidkhanREAL) December 31, 2020
As of December 31, 2020, Messi has scored 644 club goals in 749 appearances for Barcelona, while Ronaldo has accumulated 654 goals in 864 appearances for Sporting CP, Manchester United, Real Madrid and Juventus.
In regards to their international statistics, Messi has scored 71 times for Argentina in 142 games, while Ronaldo has amassed 102 goals for Portugal in 170 matches.
It should be noted that Messi is Argentina’s all-time leading goal-scorer, while Ronaldo holds the same honour for Portugal.