Jorge Mendes claims Cristiano Ronaldo is the best player in the world and deserves to win at least one Golden Ball in the past two years.
During the Golden Boy award gala held in Italy on the evening of December 16, Ronaldo’s agent Jorge Mendes had shared about the Portuguese superstar. The interview came after he lost the Golden Ball title to rival Lionel Messi.
Speaking to Tuttosport, the Portuguese super footballer said: “In the past two years, Ronaldo has won at least one Golden Ball. He will win it if he plays for Real Madrid. Next year, Ronaldo is sure. will reach 110 goals for Portugal. I think he will be the next owner of this title”.
“It’s not fair that Messi won the Golden Ball just recently. Ronaldo won the Nations League, but that’s life. We will wait and see what happens in 2020,” he added.
At the award ceremony Golden Ball took place in the morning 3/12, Messi surpassed Ronaldo. Virgil van Dijk and Sadio Mane to become the first player to have been honored six times in this award.
The Juventus striker did not participate in the day the opponent won because in Italy to receive the Best Player in Serie A.
“For me, Ronaldo was the best player in football history. Before Ronaldo, Portugal won nothing. With him, they won the Euro 2016 championship, the Nations League 2019 and played in the match. “Euro 2004”, Mendes shared.
Ronaldo has changed the football background. When he came to Real Madrid in 2009, Barcelona was the best team in history with the core of the Spanish team. However, Ronaldo changed everything. He won the Champions League 4 times. We can not compare anyone with Ronaldo.
The Portuguese superstar has just returned from an injury and scored twice against Udinese on December 15. they helped Juventus reclaim the top of Serie A from Inter Milan.