The most famous football matches happen every four years, during the FIFA World Cup tournaments. There are no football matches more talked about than the ones where Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo’s teams are up against each other. There is no doubt that these football matches also make a lot of people working behind the scenes very rich.
First Ronaldo And Messi Football Match
Their teams first played against each other in the UEFA Champions League Semi-finals in 2007-2008. Cristiano Ronaldo was playing for Manchester United and Lionel Messi was an athlete for the Barcelona team. The two legendary players were pitted against each other, as they were both already celebrities in their own right.
The football match ended with Cristiano Ronaldo being awarded a Ballon d’Or, establishing his reputation in comparison to Lionel Messi.