The Seria A main man, Cristiano Ronaldo has said that his competition with Catalan Forward, Messi has made him a better Stricker.
The two Most popular Footballers have won the Ballon d'Or five times and are considered to be two of the greatest players of all time.
Cristiano Spent about Nine years in Spain, before going to juventus in 2018 and was awarded the highest honor.
Ronaldo has now echoed those views, telling France Football: "A lot of people said that we fed each other, that being together in Spain made us better.
"That's certainly true. I felt his presence more in Madrid than in Manchester. It was a healthy rivalry. We were the symbols of our clubs.
"It's always nice to be in a flattering way. It's nice if they say I've been the best, a fantastic player.
"Today, I hear everything they say about me, but when it's all over, at the end of my career, I will not mind because I'll disconnect from everything."