- Sergio Aguero has explained that Lionel Messi told him to win the Champions League for chance to land Ballon d'Or award
- The Argentina international also explained the major difference between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi
- Aguero left Manchester City last season after winning the Premier League and he is now playing for Barcelona
Sergio Aguero who is currently on the books of Barcelona has explained the major difference between his teammate in the Argentina national team Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
For more than 10 years now, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have been in serious rivalries with these two players have 11 Ballon d'Or awards.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have won many titles at the club sides and also the national teams with only the FIFA World Cup missing in their trophy cabinets.
In the summer transfer window, Cristiano Ronaldo made stunning return to Premier League side Manchester United, while Lionel Messi decided to join Paris Saint-Germain.
Sergio Aguero's reaction
''Cristiano Ronaldo is more forward than Leo Messi. And what he has, like every scorer, is that when he is confident he makes goals, goals and goals."
The former Manchester City striker also explained that Lionel Messi told him that winning the Champions League will give him the chance to land the Ballon d'Or award.
Messi, Ronaldo and 28 Other Big Superstars Make 30-Man Nominees for 2021 Ballon d’Or Award
Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how names of the 30 men who will fight for this year's prestigious Ballon d'Or award has been released in which Lionel Messi is expected to face serious competition this time around.
The Ballon d'Or award ceremony was cancelled last year due to the disturbance of COVID-19, and Lionel Messi is the holder of the title having won it last in 2019.
Lionel Messi is also the highest beneficiary of the Ballon d'Or as he has six in his cabinet, while Cristiano Ronaldo who is his long term rival has five.
According to the report on GOAL, on the list, the likes of Kevin De Bruyne, Luis Suarez, Harry Kane and N'Golo Kante made and all these players would want to win it.