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Sir Alex Ferguson: Cristiano is better than Messi27-04-2011
Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson shared the opinion that Ronaldo is better than Lionel Messi. Speaking of the Scottish nailer comes on the eve of the third collision last month between Real Madrid and Barcelona. Teams Cristiano and Messi will face off against the Bernabeu in the first semifinal of the Champions League. "Well, I had Ronaldo as a player and I think he is the best player in the world," said Ferguson on United's official website. "You can play with both feet, has a fantastic skill, strength and courage, can play a great head. But Messi is an outstanding player. It is difficult to choose between the two. Maybe I should throw a coin in this case, "continued Ferguson. "It all depends on how you look at a player. The fact is that I had the Ronaldo at United for a long period. I know him well, saw you indulge in training to become the best in the world. It certainly does not influence my assessment, "said another Scot. "But on the other hand, look at this guy, Messi, and you know that a serious player. He loves to play football. Brave as a lion. Fights for the ball in any situation. He and Cristiano are different type players. Without doubt they are a great finished product, "said the manager of Manchester United.
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