The 37 y/o Portuguese Striker has earned a place among the all-time greats through his incredible goalscoring, consistency, and his skills. Alongside his long-time rivals Lionel Messi, he has made history multiple times and has achieved almost every milestone. The never-ending debate over who is better, Ronaldo or Messi, he is a man who is never far from the media’s topic of conversation. Here are the ten best quotes about Cristiano Ronaldo.
“The best player I have ever played against has to be Ronaldo. You cannot afford to take your eyes off him.”
“There are some things Ronaldo can do with a football that makes me touch my head and wonder how on earth he did it.”
“When you play with Ronaldo on your team, you are already 1-0 up.”
“There have been a few players described as the new George Best over the years, but this is the first time it’s been a compliment to me.”
“Ronaldo can score with either of his feet, his head and now he is scoring with the goal at his back. I bet he can score on a wheelchair.”
Sir Alex Ferguson
“We’ve had some great players at this club in my 20 years, but he’s up with the best.”
“He has magic in his boots. The first thing you notice about him is that he is incredibly quick and very, very powerful for such a young man.
“He has great, close control and his technique is excellent. He believes he can do anything with the ball, and that confidence makes him very special,.”
“He is the best, the best in the world, yes. Probably the best ever.”
“I saw [Diego] Maradona a couple of times. I never saw Pele. But Cristiano is amazing. This man is the best… Cristiano is a goals machine. He is an incredible player. He is like [Zinedine] Zidane, there will never be another Ronaldo.”
“Cristiano Ronaldo is priceless.”
“I think at the moment no doubt Ronaldo is the best player.”