Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are undoubtedly two of the best footballers in the world. They have dominated the world of football and have competed for some of the most prestigious individual awards in football.
Aside from both players' individual brilliance, which has helped them achieve so much success in football, The different set of players they have played with has also contributed to their success in football.
Cristiano Ronaldo has played with some of the finest players in all of the clubs he has represented. Before leaving Manchester United, he had the opportunity to play with the club's all-time best goalie, Edwin Van Der Sar. His partnerships with Sergio Ramos, Luka Modric, Karim Benzema, and Casemiro helped Real Madrid win four UEFA Champions League championships.
Here is Cristiano Ronaldo's top starting XI of all time.
Goalkeeper: Edwin Van Der Sar.
Defenders: Marcelo, Rio Ferdinand, Sergio Ramos, Dani Carvajal.
Midfielders: Bruno Fernandes, Casemiro, Luka Modric
Forwards: Cristiano Ronaldo, Karim Benzema, Wayne Rooney.
Lionel Messi, on the other hand, has worked with some legendary players throughout his time at Barcelona. At the time, his partnership with Neymar and Luis Suarez was the best in the world. Here is Messi's best starting XI of all-time.
Goalkeeper: Gianluigi Donnarumma
Defenders: Dani Alves, Marquinhos, Gerrard Pique, Jordi Alba
Midfielders: Neymar Jr, Xavi, Sergio Busquets
Forwards: Kylain Mbappé, Luiz Suarez, Lionel Messi.
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