Chelsea attacker, Eden Hazard reveals who is the best between Messi and Ronaldo

Eden Hazard, the Belgian and Chelsea attacker is the latest player to join the most prominent and popular debate in the world football, as he revealed who is the best between Lionel Messi and his principal rival, Cristiano Ronaldo.

Messi scored from the penalty spot and assisted one of the three goals scored against Real Madrid on Saturday at the Santiago Bernabeu.

Ronaldo had a decent year all the same despite the El-Clasico defeat, he won the Balon d’Or and FIFA’s the best prize, La Liga and the Champions League.

Messi was able to make some significance despite major accolades eluding him on the European stage and domestic scene. The Argentine broke some records during the El Clasico, having the most goals and having the most assists in the El- Clasico history.

During a FaceTime call with former Chelsea player Jason Cundy, Hazard admitted that Messi is number one

"When you are playing football, you want to play against the best team in the world, against the best player in the world,” the Belgian said.

Source: fcnaija