Ronaldo always been a keen footballer and by the time he was 14 years old he decided to concentrate on becoming a professional footballer. Ronaldo had been playing for Androrinha since he was eight.
Plays as a forward for Spanish club Real Madrid. Often ranked the best player in the world and widely regarded as one of the greatest of all time. He received his fourth Ballon d'Or in 2016, the most for a European player in the history of the award.
The Argentine signed his first contract with Barcelona on a paper napkin since the then FC Barcelona sporting director Carles Rexach, who was so impressed with Messiâ€™s skills could not find a paper and he wanted to sign a contract with the youngster immediately.
Plays as a forward for Spanish club FC Barcelona. Often considered the best player in the world and rated by many in the sport as the greatest of all time, Messi is the only football player in history to win five FIFA Ballons d'Or awards.
Probably the greatest players to have grace the world football, Ronaldo and Messi are going head to head for the last 10 years not only for individual titles but also helping their club and national teams to glory.
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