The former Real Madrid and Barcelona player Figo doesn’t want to draw into the debate amidst the Barcelona magician Lionel Messi and his countryman Cristiano Ronaldo.


Luis Figo avouched Both Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are the best in the world.

Last nine years they have shared the biggest award among themselves and they dominate the football world by their own in this time, both of the players have helped their sides to win the Domestic trophies and also with the Champions trophy in the recent past years.

Figo said: “They are both the best in the world. It is always difficult to choose one of them and say he is the best.

“In the end Ronaldo and Messi are the ones who have been winning all the individual awards in the world of football and that says it all about their tremendous individual talent as footballers. I would never choose between them.”

This year as well both the players played formidable football for their respective clubs and won silverware for them.

Real Madrid side is the first team who are ready to defend their Champions League trophy this season against Juventus this season and also this term Ronaldo crossed his 100 goal barrier in Champions League.

And on the other side, the Argentine magician has scored 54 goals for  Barcelona this term.