- Cristiano Ronaldo wants to win more Ballon d'Or awards than his long term rival Lionel Messi of Paris Saint-Germain
- This latest development was disclosed by France Football Editor Pascal Ferre who claimed Ronaldo told him
- However, Lionel Messi has been tipped to win this year's award ahead of Ronaldo, Lewandowski and Karim Benzema
Pascal Ferre who is France Football Editor has explained that Cristiano Ronaldo's biggest ambition in his glorious career so far is to win more Ballon d'Or awards than Messi.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have been involved in rivalry for more than ten years, and these players have between them 11 Ballon d'Or awards.
With the 2021 Ballon d'Or gala night around the corner, it has been claimed that Lionel Messi is the favourite to win it again which would be his 7th.
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Cristiano Ronaldo first won his Ballon d'Or award at Manchester United before adding four more at Real Madrid making it five altogether while Lionel Messi has won it six times.
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Pascal Ferre's statement about Cristiano Ronaldo
"Ronaldo has only one ambition and that is to retire with more Ballon d'Or awards than Messi. I know because he has told me."
Meanwhile, Cristiano Ronaldo has won virtually all titles at club level with only the FIFA World Cup missing in his cabinet.
Cristiano Ronaldo will pray that Portugal qualify for the 2022 World Cup so as to have the chance of him fighting for the title together with his teammates.
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Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Cesar Azpilicueta who is the captain of Premier League side Chelsea recalled the nightmare of facing Cristiano Ronaldo 11 years ago when he was playing for Osasuna against Real Madrid.
The 32-year-old Spaniard sounded this as a warning for his teammates at Chelsea to have at the back of their minds that Cristiano Ronaldo remains a dangerous forward.
Cristiano Ronaldo enjoyed superb playing career at Spanish side Real Madrid where he scored many incredible goals and won titles at the Bernabeu.
César Azpilicueta and Cristiano Ronaldo met in May 2010, and the Portugal international was brilliant netting for Los Blancos in the La Liga encounter.