Barcelona attacker, Lionel Messi says his rivalry with former Real Madrid star, Cristiano Ronaldo was very healthy and good for the fans.
“The rivalry with Cristiano was very healthy and good for the fans,” the Argentine Skipper told Marca.
Messi and Ronaldo battled it out in the Spanish League for the better part of a decade after Ronaldo joined Real Madrid in 2009 from Manchester United .
Ronaldo won La Liga twice and lifted the Champions League four times with Real Madrid before moving to Italian giant Juventus.
Messi has won nine La Liga titles, six of which were earned while Cristiano Ronaldo was at Madrid and also lifted the Champions League four times same as his rival.