Why Luis Figo believes that Cristiano Ronaldo could beat Lionel Messi for Ballon d’Or?
Portuguese Legend Luis Figo believes that Cristiano Ronaldo could beat Lionel Messi for Ballon d’Or recompense. Real Madrid forward Ronaldo has won the honor for as long as two years, with Barcelona star Lionel Messi winning it for each of the four years past to that. What’s more, with Ronaldo named in 2008 as well, one of the pair has been voted the best player on the planet on the last seven events.
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Messi’s Barcelona partner, Neymar, finishes the three-man shortlist for the 2015 grant. Regardless of surpassing Raul to end up Madrid’s record-breaking top objective scorer, Ronaldo is seen as the second most loved to make it three triumphs consecutively with the club gaining no flatware in 2015, other than the Spanish Super Cup. Barcelona had one of their best seasons in 2015, with La Liga, Copa del Rey and Champions League wins.
Cristiano Ronaldo has scored a greater number of goals than whatever another player in all rivalries in 2015 in Europe’s main five classes, and Figo trusts that Ronaldo could beat Lionel Messi as his goal count could give him the edge in the vote.
“They are three superb players,” the 2000 Ballon d’Or victor told. “In the event that the rationale about how trophies go to winning club wins, the trophy will be for a Barcelona player. However, in the event that the individuals who vote single out individual numbers, for example, goals scored, Ronaldo could win.”
Ronaldo has scored 21 goals this season to add to his 66 from for club and nation from the entire of the last term. Messi has scored 14 times in a crusade disturbed by damage subsequent to netting 62 last season. Neymar has scored 18 since the mid-year in the wake of enlisting 48 in 2014-15. Figo said he feels there aren’t whatever other players on the level of Ronaldo and Messi. “I like all that much Verrati, Neymar and Douglas Costa, however, I think Ronaldo and Messi are a stage in front of other people,” he said.
The vote in favor of the grant will be made by the skippers and head mentors of every men’s national group and also by universal media delegates chose by French production France Football.