Real not as good without Ronaldo according to Lionel Messi04/09/2018 10:29
Barcelona star Lionel Messi considers Real Madrid not as good after Cristiano Ronaldo’s exit. The Argentinian also admits that Juventus are now Champions League favorites.
“Real Madrid are among the best teams in the world and they have a great team but it is obvious that the absence of Cristiano Ronaldo makes them less good and make Juventus the favorites in the Champions League”, Lionel Messi told Catalunya Radio.
“I was surprised that he left. I did not imagine him leaving Real Madrid to join Juventus”, added Messi.
“There were a lot of teams that wanted him, but he went to a really good team”, concluded the Barcelona superstar.
Ronaldo scored 450 goals in 438 games for Real Madrid.