Messi or Ronaldo? How about both?

For the last couple of years, everyone has been spouting the same nonsense when asking who is better out of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.

To be honest, I’m a little bored of it. Instead of comparing these two phenoms of the game, let’s just appreciate them. We’re lucky to be in a generation when both these guys collectively blow the world away as they try to out-do each other.

So let’s just sit back, and enjoy the show.

Ronaldo’s record-breaking 100th La Liga goal in 92 games:

2011/2012 seasonal statistics (as of 26/03/12)

Games: 45

Goals: 49

Shots: 269

On target: 105

Goals-per-game: 1.09

Shot-to-goal ratio: 5.49

Messi breaking Barcelona’s all-time goalscoring record

2011/2012 seasonal statistics (as of 26/03/12)

Games: 46

Goals: 55

Shots: 209

On target: 112

Goals-per-game: 1.19

Shot-to-goal ratio: 3.8


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