Please join StudyMode to read the full document. The following year in he won both theBallon Lionel Messi has grown to be one of the greatest soccer players of all time; he has perfected his balance, composure, control, dribbling skills, passing, power, speed, and strength. These traits have made him what he is today. All the hard work and dedication he has but in made his dream come true. But how did he get there?
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are simply on a different level than any other current, or indeed recent, player. Messi had a golden year in , breaking all sorts of records and is widely considered the best player in the world and perhaps ever. However, Ronaldo, for me, seems to be the more complete and superior player. He is more complete than Messi and possesses a vastly wider array of skills: he has the pace of Bale, the flair and skills of Neymar and better shots than those of Falcao. It is common knowledge that he is able to dance around players and he is not the only player in this category but only Ronaldo can completely take to pieces the ability and confidence of a player. Essentially Ronaldo knows that he is going to beat his man, either with the ball or by winning a foul, so what he does is he runs straight at them and if they show him away from goal he beats them down the flank and if the other occurs he reciprocates and cuts in to shoot on goal. And if they commit Ronaldo simply has to knock the ball past them and go down with the inevitable contact.
Many different athletes have made history in their game as well as an impact on society as a whole. These two have impacted the popularity of soccer of as well as the borders that limit generosity, kindness, and peace To play soccer, both of these players had to be very athletically talented, which they have definitely shown. Quickly, both players have gone up to become very well-known in the game 4.
He also has Spanish citizenship, meaning he can play for Spain. Many experts and critics consider Messi as one of the greatest football players of all time. Some even say he is the greatest player ever.