The 56 year old Argentine retired professional footballer Diego Maradona believes that the 31 year old Portuguese superstar Ronaldo is not in his best form and this is the time his former side Napoli can play against Real Madrid in the Champions league last 16 ties.


According to the world cup winner Maradona the Real Madrid superstar is “not at his best”.

This season the Real Madrid superstar has won the Champions league UEFA EURO 2016 at France and also he won his fourth Ballon d’Or and in the recent past the FIFA Club world cup.


In the FIFA Club world cup the Rolando bag a hat – trick against his counterpart.

But the Argentine believes that the Real Madrid superstar is not in his peak form this season, where he has scored 23 goals in his 22 appearances.

But the former Napoli man believes that when the Napoli team will play against the Real Madrid side in the Champions league top 16 encounter then the Real Madrid superstar and the other Madrid players will be back by their best form.

The Argentine legend told that: "I want [Madrid-Napoli] to be played today because Ronaldo is not at his best.

"However, by February I think he'll be in top condition, as will his teammates."

This season his compatriot Higuain joins the Juventus side from Napoli and he believes the Napoli president and the striker gets a big money deal.

He added on that: "I said last season that if Higuain scores 36 goals, it's a miracle and de Laurentiis knew how to use that to sell him, because he'd sell his own wife,"

"He saw Juve needed a striker and sold them one. I think these decisions should be made with the heart; I stayed with Napoli and Higuain joined Juventus.

"Times have changed. Before, I chose the shirt. Now, they choose the money."

This season the Argentine superstar has netted 13 goals so far for the Serie A champions.