Cristiano Ronaldo, beside Leo Messi

CR7 CHALLENGED MESSI TO PLAY IN ITALY

Messi's fullest response to Cristiano: "I am in the best club in the world"

Published:5/11/2019 - 16:09h

Updated:5/11/2019 - 16:09h

Months ago, Cristiano Ronaldo gave Leo Messi the challenge of playing in the Italian Serie A. The response of the Argentine star to the Portuguese has been blunt

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Leo Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have kept a very intense pulse in the last years -nine of them coinciding in LaLiga- to be the best player of the world. The Portuguese forward, to base of work, has achieved to do him shadow to the Argentinian star and, even, equalise him in Balloons of Gold.

The Portuguese forward, now in the Juventus, launched the past month of December a challenge to the Argentinian: go to play to the Italian championship to restart his rivalry. "It would like me that it came to Italy some day. As I, accepts the challenge. But if he is happy there, respect it. It is a fantastic player, a good type. This is my new life and am happy", said

Besides, the forward luso took out breast for having played in several countries unlike Messi, that never has moved of the Barça. "I have played in England, Spain, Italy, Portugal, have won with my selection... While he still is in Spain. Maybe he need me more. For me, the life is a challenge, likes me and likes me do happy to the people", sentenced.

In an extensive interview to the magazine World Soccer published recently, Leo Messi answered to the words of Cristiano Ronaldo of conclusive form, leaving clear that it is happy in the Camp Nou and that does not pose leave. "All look for his aims and experiences. Never I felt the need to leave the best club of the world, that is the FC Barcelona", answered.

The captain of the FC Barcelona left clear that enjoys each minute in the city condal, as well as in the club that has seen him grow. "Here I enjoy of the trainings, the parties and of the city. The dynamics between club and city is very complete and always felt me sure of the aims in this club, without going look for something went", concluded.

Messi, with challenges in the Barça

During the mentioned interview with World Soccer, Leo Messi left clear that still has big ambitions in the FC Barcelona as, for example, the one to go back to conquer the Champions League​. By the moment, the Argentinian shows that has rope for while and that, in spite of that the years happen, keeps on being the best footballer of the world.

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