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These days, soccer is more unique and athletic than any time in recent memory. The game has turned out to be quicker, more grounded and additionally requesting in many parts of physicality. The laws of the game cannot be changed just in light of the fact that some player is essentially unreasonably useful for the rest; anyway there is no real way to impede the best on the grounds since the rest aren't of their standard.

However, the present time of soccer is overwhelmed by two goliaths: Juventus’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona's Lionel Messi. Regardless of the way that this two extraordinary players varies in most part of their playing style, the two extra ordinary talented players have scooped each individual honors over the previous decade, and in spite of their advanced ages (34 and 32, separately), they give no indications of backing off soon.

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Cristiano Ronaldo is a machine, a dangerous player, with unusual physical capacities and a colossal measure of ability. He is tall and strong, his physicality is best in class; he consolidates confounding pace with ground-breaking shooting and a hopping capacity of a NBA star, which makes his headers a genuine danger to the opposition.

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Lionel Messi is by all accounts of natural ability. He is a virtuoso, a mystical performer. His spilling is viewed as the best the game has ever observed, and he passes and shoots the ball with the accuracy of a brain surgeon. Messi strength lays in the ability to a beat a number of players one after the other. This makes him truly unique talent, and, most times, almost unstoppable.

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Ronaldo who presently plays for Italian club, Juventus is the first player to win four European Golden Shoes. He has won 29 trophies in his vocation, including six group titles, five UEFA Champions Leagues, one UEFA European Championship, and one UEFA Nations League.
A prolific goalscorer, Ronaldo holds the records for most goals scored in the UEFA Champions League (126) and the UEFA European Championship (9), as well as those for most assists in the Champions League (44) and the European Championship (6). He has scored more than 700 senior career goals for club and country.

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Messi has also played for multiple teams but just for one club professionally, FC Barcelona. He started off at Newell's Old Boys in Argentina at the age of 5. In 2000 he moved to FC Barcelona. After a fast progression through Barcelona's youth academy, Messi made his competitive debut aged 17 in October 2004.

His first uninterrupted season was 2008–09, during which he helped Barcelona achieve the first treble in Spanish football. At 22 years old, Messi won the 2009 Ballon d'Or and the 2009 FIFA World Player of the Year award by record voting margins. Messi presently has a total of 417 of them coming in La Liga, 112 in the Champions League, 50 in the Copa del Rey, 13 in the Spanish Super Cup, five in the Club World Cup and three in the UEFA Super Cup.

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Although, it isn't enough to state Ronaldo and Messi have improved football. They have transformed it. Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi came of age. They were dispassionately better than anything any player who'd gone previously achieved.

Between them they have won 10 Ballons D'Or – Messi has five and Ronaldo five. They have also been runner-up multiple times between them as well. Some time ago players longed for winning it once – like Ronaldinho, Best or Zidane - or possibly twice like Ronaldo, Di Stefano or Franz Beckenbauer.

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They have throughout 12 years rendered redundant all earlier great players individual accomplishments. It seems as though the records set by players like Alfredo Di Stefano, Paulino Alcantara, Gerd Muller and every other person were set solely to be destroyed by Ronaldo and Messi.