American Rapper Eminem Settles GOAT Debate With Bold Cristiano Ronaldo Claim

American Rapper Eminem Settles GOAT Debate With Bold Cristiano Ronaldo Claim

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  • Who is the GOAT? It is the biggest conundrum in football which divides opinions among enthusiasts
  • Many fans and players labelled Lionel Messi as the best to ever play the game after the 35-year-old inspired Argentina to World Cup success
  • But Eminem has a different opinion as the rapper weighs in on the eternal debate

Multiple award-winning American rapper Marshall Bruce Mathers III, known by his stage name Eminem, has revealed his stance on the GOAT debate.

Eminem, touted as one of the greatest rappers of all time, jumped into the never-ending argument of who the greater footballer is between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.

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American rapper Eminem had his say on the eternal GOAT debate. Photo credit: @goal @EmFacts @AlNassrFC_EN
Source: Twitter

The "Love the Way You Lie" hitmaker settled the GOAT debate with an interesting analogy, where he argued Ronaldo's status as the 'best in the sport' has attracted a lot of haters.

"Always the best in the world becomes the most hated person in the world. It happens with me in music and with Cristiano Ronaldo in football": Eminem said as quoted by CristianoXtra.

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The issue of which player between Ronaldo and Messi is the greatest of all time persists, per GOAL.

Ronaldo vs Messi GOAT debate

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have been compared as the greatest players in football history throughout their careers - but which one is the true GOAT?

Ronaldo and Messi have broken, rewritten, and set enough records to practically last a lifetime in their illustrious careers, some of which may never be matched.

Their remarkable achievements birthed the never-ending debate on who is the better among the two football icons, which continues to divide opinions among enthusiasts, including pundits, players, and fans.

GOAT debate: Drake chooses Ronaldo

In a related article, Sports Brief reported that popular US rapper Drake has admitted that he prefers Cristiano Ronaldo over Lionel Messi when asked to choose between both superstars.

Ronaldo and Messi have been called the greatest footballers of their generation by their supporters after dominating European football for nearly two decades.

According to Sportskeeda, Drake revealed he has always been a Ronaldo fan as he chose the Al Nassr forward over his long-time rival Lionel Messi during Ishowspeed’s Instagram Livestream.