Barcelona’s Lionel Messi says he doesn’t compete with Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo.
Messi will have to watch on as Ronaldo and Real Madrid compete for the Champions League final for the third year in a row.
Asked about Ronaldo, Messi said: “I don’t compete with him.” It stimulates me to see Real Madrid again in the Champions League final, to see them winning leagues.”
“I want to win the Champions League every year, to be a league champion every year. It’s what we all want.”
Messi and Ronaldo will be rivals this summer as Argentina and Portugal chase World Cup glory in Russia.