CRISTIANO RONALDO revealed he was on the brink of signing for Arsenal before joining Manchester United. The Portuguese superstar even met with former boss Arsene Wenger and was closing in on a move to London until their Premier League rivals scuppered a deal. UEFA Champions League - Champions League round of 16 records: Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi lead the way - News. Champions League round of 16 records: Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi lead the way.. 42 Arsenal 41 Real Madrid 36 Bayern München 33 Barcelona 33 Chelsea 31 Schalke 30 Porto. Biggest win (match)
It is one of the UEFA Champions League's best sub-plots: Lionel Messi against Cristiano Ronaldo at the top of the all-time scoring charts. The pair ended 2014/15 level on 77 goals but Ronaldo has since pulled away. Played With Ronaldo: 2014-present (Portugal) Played With Messi: 2016-18 (Barcelona) Everton's André Gomes was tipped for instant success at Barcelona when he made a move to Camp Nou from Valencia in 2016, but the Portugal international could never really find his feet and only spent two years alongside Messi in Catalonia.
After they were paired together in the round of 16, watch Lionel Messi’s masterclass against Arsenal from the 2009/10 season when he scored four goals as Barcelona beat the Gunners in the last eight at the Camp Nou. Ronaldo is still strong in this category however, recording a passing accuracy of 80% last season (2016/17). It is the vision where Ronaldo perhaps falls short of his rival here, creating 30 chances in La Liga last season to Messi's 78. Het nieuwe Champions League-seizoen wordt andermaal een strijd tussen de twee grootste spelers van deze eeuw: Lionel Messi (Barcelona) en zijn eeuwige rivaal Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid). Beide spelers jagen niet alleen op de eindzege in het miljoenenbal, maar ook op de topscorerstitel, een record dat ze nu nog delen met ieder 77 goals.
Messi or Ronaldo? PART 2 Decided by coaches, players, and ex-players. Ft. Mohamed Salah, Kylian Mbappé, Sir. Alex Ferguson, Eden Hazard, Cristiano Ronaldo, F... Lionel Messi, 32, uit Argentinië FC Barcelona, sinds 2005 Rechtsbuiten Marktwaarde: 140,00 mln. € * 24 jun. 1987 in Rosario, Argentinië Arsene Wenger says he could have signed both Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi during his time managing Arsenal. Wenger, whose 22-year reign in north London came to a close at the end of the season, has revealed how he tried to sign both superstars for the Gunners.
Cristiano Ronaldo was shown around Arsenal's training complex as a youngster Credit: Getty Images - Getty Winger - Gareth Bale. Arsenal were monitoring the progress of Welsh superstar Gareth Bale at the same time as Theo Walcott while the pair were at Southampton. Wenger said it was a 'huge mistake' not snapping him up. Forward - Lionel Messi Messi is daarnaast ook nog eens betrokken geweest bij drie doelpunten middels een assist, Ronaldo gaf er twee. Beide spelers mochten deze week ook aanleggen vanaf elf meter. Ronaldo heeft zestien keer een strafschop benut in de Champions League, Messi staat op twaalf. Dit is exclusief strafschoppenreeksen.
Arsene Wenger has revealed Cristiano Ronaldo came so close to joining Arsenal that he was given his own No9 shirt. Wenger has revealed in the past how Real Madrid superstar Ronaldo had a week-long trial at Arsenal but most fans will be amazed at just how close he came to joining. Football fans might be excited to see what the next decade of the beautiful game has to offer, but at the same time it's hard to not feel sad knowing that Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are set to hang up their boots in the 2020s.
Bukayo Saka says he is enjoying his time at Arsenal but is no hurry to extend his stay at the club. Despite admitting that he has taken a liking to manager Mikel Arteta, Arsenal’s makeshift fullback Bukayo Saka is still hesitant to commit his future to the club. ARSENAL are looking to boost their midfield as they chase the signature of Orel Mangala from German side Stuttgart, according to reports. German publication HLN claim Unai Emery is looking to add to his faltering side with the acquisition of the 21-year-old. Lionel Messi gets one over long-time rival Cristiano Ronaldo by overtaking him in Champions League hat-trick stakes with treble against PSV. The battle between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in Europe has re-ignited; Barcelona kicked-off their latest Champions League journey with a 4-0 victory
Premier League weekend in numbers for Arsenal. Taimoor Khan February 17, 2020 10:18 am February 17, 2020 4:21 pm. Advertisement. Premier League returned this week and a lot of exciting games generated a lot of interesting stats that need to be looked at.. ‘De Bruyne is the best in the world after Messi and Ronaldo. Arsenal nearly signed Ronaldo from Sporting Lisbon in 2003 but ended up missing out to Manchester United. Regarding Messi, and Wenger’s words imply the Barcelona star was wanted by the Gunners in 2006 - having already failed to sign him before. Express Sport now looks at how the duo would have lined up at Arsenal. Messi has won 10 La Liga titles and four Champions Leagues at Barcelona, the only club he has ever played for. Ronaldo, on the other hand, has won trophies with Manchester United, Real Madrid and current side Juventus.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi could have played together at Arsenal had things worked out differently. Arsène Wenger, who took charge of the final game of his 22-year reign on Sunday, has revealed how he tried to sign both in 2003. Ronaldo went to Manchester United before joining Real Madrid and Wenger was unable to prise Messi from. As a team, Arsenal can do no better than match that number, while Manchester United (688) and Tottenham (657) fall well short of it. Considering the fact that United and Arsenal began the decade with their two greatest managers at their respective helms, the fact that Messi and Ronaldo have just about eclipsed them is quite unreal. We praise Wayne Rooney to the heavens, likewise Ronaldo or Messi. But we have our own Messi. Our Messi is Özil.' In the UEFA Euro 2012 qualifier against Belgium, he scored a goal which has been described as a 'work of art.' Germany coach Joachim Löw hails Özil for his 'genius moments' and his performance without the ball.
ARSENAL are said to have been left crippled by Mesut Ozil's astronomical wages - but he's made to look poor by Lionel Messi. The Barcelona superstar is far and away the highest-paid player on the planet, taking home £7.3million per MONTH before tax - nearly double that of rival Cristiano Ronaldo. In 2018, Messi edged Ronaldo on Forbes' list of best-paid athletes, earning $111 million, with Ronaldo next at $108 million. They have the two largest social media followings in the world among sportspeople with a combined 211 million Facebook fans in 2019, Ronaldo having 122 million and Messi 89 million.
Bayern fullback David Alaba has refused to rule out a move to the Premier League in the future while naming Arsenal as his favorite childhood club.. Fan attempts to put an end to Messi-Ronaldo debate February 16, 2020 9:43 am February 16, 2020 9:43 am. Ronaldo regrets leaving Real Madrid for Juventus Nine of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo's abilities have been compared in a side-by-side debate as both players were awarded an overall rating. Barcelona captain Messi and Juventus superstar Ronaldo are widely regarded as two of the best players in football history. Advert And the folks over at
Chelsea came back from behind to secure a 2-1 win in the big London derby against Arsenal at the Emirates. Check out our players' ratings. For the first time ever there was a joint-winner of the Laureus World Sportsman of the Year award with Barcelona superstar footballer Lionel Messi sharing the gong with six-time Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton. In a video message Messi said: “I am honoured to be the first to win this Arsenal tried to sign Lionel Messi and Gerard Pique, former manager Arsene Wenger has revealed. After the successful acquisition and impressive early showing of Cesc Fabregas, the Gunners tried to add two more talented La Masia graduates to their squad, Wenger has admitted.
Former Arsenal midfielder Mathieu Flamini has moved to clear up claims that he's a multi-millionaire. In 2015 it was revealed that the ex-Gunner was behind a company that could revolutionise the £20billion energy industry having co-founded the company a few years prior with business partner Pasquale Granata. Arsene Wenger Adds Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi to List of One-Time Arsenal Targets Thanoshaan Thayalan 08 Sep 2019 Legendary manager Arsene Wenger has admitted that Arsenal were very interested in signing both Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo during his time in charge of the Gunners.
Former Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla reveals his old club has been asking him about Villarreal team-mates Pau Torres and Samuel Chukwueze.. ‘De Bruyne is the best in the world after Messi and Ronaldo. And none more famous than Cristiano Ronaldo. The Portuguese star moved to Manchester United from Sporting Lisbon in the summer of 2003, but Ronaldo met Wenger long before United swooped. “The obvious player [that we missed out on] that comes to mind is [Cristiano] Ronaldo,” Wenger told Arsenal.com.
Cristiano Ronaldo vs Arsenal HD 720p Home 07-08 in English Commentary by Legasus. Subscribe and like if you enjoyed. ~~~~~ cristiano ronaldo amazing skill vs arsenal cristiano ronaldo vs arsenal 07-08 cristiano ronaldo insane skill vs arsenal cristiano ronaldo vs arsenal home cristiano ronaldo skills vs arsenal. ARSENE WENGER has once again frustrated Arsenal fans with a claim that he almost signed Cristiano Ronaldo and tried to sign Lionel Messi. The 70-year-old is notorious for his audacious claims over players he 'nearly' brought to North London. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has urged Liverpool to take a leaf out of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo’s book, in terms of their search for perfection. The Reds have enjoyed a stunning 2019/20 season to date, sitting 13 points clear at the top of the Premier League, with two games in hand. Jurgen Klopp is looking to build a dynasty at Anfield.
Arsenal news: Mikel Arteta's message, Mauricio Pochettino boost, Max Allegri praised; Whilst Messi's have all come with Argentina, one of Ronaldo's came with Manchester United and the other four at Real Madrid. Joining the duo in attack is former Arsenal and Barcelona striker Thierry Henry. 'Messi en Ronaldo sluiten carrières af in de MLS' 09.47 uur. Praat mee. Deadline Day zit erop, maar uiteraard blijven we de ontwikkelingen op de transfermarkt op de voet volgen. We houden jullie op deze pagina op de hoogte van alle gebeurtenissen op de buitenlandse markt. Bekijk hier ons. Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi What's the story? Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has explained how the Gunners missed out on the signings of five-time Ballon d'Or-winning duo Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo back in the early 2000s.
If Messi or Ronaldo were to transfer to Arsenal, what skills would they bring to the team and the playing field? They are built pretty differently physically, so their style of play differs greatly as well. Ronaldo is the taller one, while Messi is the faster one. Thanks to Ronaldo’s height, he is much better when it comes to headers. Arsene Wenger has claimed that he came close to signing Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo for Arsenal. It is the dream that all football fans wish could come true - the two best players in the world on the same team.
And the Frenchman has suggested Suarez almost joined the Gunners. However, the now Barcelona forward was just one of a number of players Arsenal have missed out on during Wenger's tenure in north London, with Manchester United's Paul Pogba, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo on the star-studded list of names who got away. 'Messi is geen Ronaldo, op fysiek vlak is hij geen machine 'Ronaldo is een monster. Maar Messi heeft op zijn 32ste nog maar een of twee jaar te gaan op het allerhoogste niveau. Zelfs met de hulp van zijn fantastische ploegmaats bij Barcelona zullen zijn snelheid en dribbels gaandeweg minder worden.
This Comparison by Arsenal players Who's the best Ronaldo ever Ronaldo Nazario Or Cristiano Ronaldo ? Messi sloot met een doelpunt tegen Real Valladolid (1-3 winst) het jaar 2012 af, waarmee hij het record van aantal doelpunten gemaakt in een kalenderjaar op het aantal van 91 bracht. Messi versloeg op 7 januari 2013 Cristiano Ronaldo en Andres Iniesta in de strijd om de Gouden Bal. Cristiano Ronaldo vs Lionel Messi: Who has more career goals after Ronaldo’s 700th strike? Cristiano Ronaldo scored the 700th goal of his illustrious career on Monday night as Portugal were beaten by Ukraine - but does he have more goals than Lionel Messi?
Arsene Wenger admitted Arsenal came close to securing a deal for Cristiano Ronaldo while he was in charge of the club, whilst also revealing he had enquired signing Barcelona star Lionel Messi as well. Arsene Wenger revealed how Arsenal came close to signing Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. Such misses in the transfer window are why change was required.