Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo has revealed that he wishes to establish himself as the greatest player of all time by winning more Ballon d’Or awards than Barcelona counterpart Lionel Messi.
Naija News learnt that the five-times Ballon d’Or award winner gave the revelation in an interview with Britain’s ITV on Tuesday.
Ronaldo explained further by saying that Messi has lost his relevance in the football world.
Messi’s in the history of football,” “But I think I have to have six or seven or eight to be above him,”“I’d love it, I think I deserve it.”
He said, referring to the Ballon d’Or awards.
“I’m sure I’m in the history of football for what I have done and what I’m continuing to do, but one of the best players in history,” the Portugal captain added.
Speaking further the Portugal captain said he was no friend of the Argentine, but credited his rival for helping push him further in his own career.