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Messi & Barca vs Ronaldo & Real is the eternal duel

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Lionel Messi believes the rivalry between Barcelona and Real Madrid when led by himself and nemesis Cristiano Ronaldo was unique and will last forever.

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have taken football to a whole new level over the last ten years.

The fact that they went head to head for so many years, meant that a unique rivalry was developed.

Barcelona’s Messi admits the rivalry between himself and Cristiano Ronaldo was special.

The Argentine has nothing but respect for his nemesis and insists the battle between the two was on a whole other level.

El Clasico has and always will be significant. However, he even insists that the pair improved the battle between their arch-rival clubs too.

In an interview with DAZN Messi believes the battle will last forever it was so intense and had so much meaning.

He said:

“It was a special duel and it will remain forever.”

“Because it lasted many years and it is not easy to maintain certain levels for a long time.”

“Plus the teams we played in were also very demanding, both Real Madrid and Barça, the two best in the world.”

“Competing on an equal footing for so many years, I think it will remain forever.”

The Barcelona man admits he enjoyed and thinks that football fans, in general, did too.

He added:

“The sporting duel between us was very nice on a personal level and I think people had fun too.”

“Whether it was from Madrid or from Barca, or even only football fans in general.”