A mathematical scientific study revealed that Barcelona's Spanish captain, Lionel Messi, is two times better than his old rival, Juventus striker, Cristiano Ronaldo, by obtaining "the flea" at 1.21 points, compared to 0.61 points for "Don".
The Catalan newspaper "Sport" said: "The study prepared by a Dutch information company in cooperation with the University of Leuven, Belgium, decided the Messi preference based on an analysis of what he is doing during the matches of payment, passing, dribbling, cutting of a ball, and the impact of his presence on the field on the result in general. ".
She explained: "The study focused on the comparison between Messi and Ronaldo during the period from 2013 to 2018, where at that time Ronaldo was defending the colors of Real Madrid and passing at his best footballing conditions, and the study proved that Messi deals more with the ball, and creates more opportunities , And he has more influence on the final result of the match than Ronaldo. "
A long debate has raged in recent years about the identity of the best among the two great stars who have dominated the title of best player in the world during the past 12 years, as Messi crowned her six times against five for Ronaldo.