Messi vs Ronaldo: Iker Casillas picks greatest footballer of all time

Real Madrid legend, Iker Casillas has named Cristiano Ronaldo as the best player in the history of football.

The former Spain international believes that his Real Madrid former teammate, Ronaldo is better than former Barcelona ace, Lionel Messi.

While Casillas and Ronaldo shared the Los Blancos dressing room, Messi, on the other hand, used to be a direct rival to them in La Liga for a long time.

Messi is considered the best player to ever represent Barcelona, likewise Ronaldo for Real madrid.

When asked to choose between the two best players of the modern era, Casillas provided a short and crisp answer, saying: “Cristiano.”

Asked to pick between Cristiano or Messi, the legendary goalkeeper said, “Cristiano”, according to Sportskeeda.