The world’s biggest stars gathered in two squads, including the players with the most appearances with Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.
Cristiano Ronaldo, Real Madrid, Manchester United
Ronaldo’s squad is a combination of MU and Real Madrid players, most of them are Real players, the team he has spent 9 years in his career.
Standing in the wooden frame is goalkeeper Iker Casillas (228 matches), who participated in most of Ronaldo’s matches at the Bernabeu, winning a Champions League and 1 La Liga with CR7.
The team with the most players playing with Ronaldo
In defense, Sergio Ramos (339 matches) and Marcelo (332 matches) are a pair of full-backs. These are 2 of the 3 players with the most appearances with Ronaldo.
A former Real player was a defender Pepe (321 matches) who participated in the center of the defense, alongside Ronaldo’s former teammate at MU – Rio Ferdinand (221 matches). Ferdinand arrived at Old Trafford earlier than Ronaldo one season and then with CR7 became the pillars of the team.
In the midfield between 4 people, the midfielder with the most appearances with Ronaldo is Luka Modric (222 matches). He was also the first player to step into the decade competition between Ronaldo and Messi in the Golden Ball title, when he held this achievement in January 2019.
The other two names of Real are Isco (188 matches) and Xabi Alonso (208 matches). The other is a MU legend – Ryan Giggs (204 matches). The Welsh monument has won the English Premier League three times in a row with Ronaldo.
In the 2-man strikers, Wayne Rooney (206 matches) and Karim Benzema (342 matches) are the contributors. Rooney and Ronaldo are a pair of formidable pairs under Sir Alex in MU, especially after the red card incident of Rooney at EURO 2004. Meanwhile, Benzema is the player with the most number of appearances with Ronaldo. until the present time.
Substitutes: Van der Sar (167 matches), John O’Shea (215 matches), Alvaro Arbeloa (201 matches), Raphael Varane (199 matches), Paul Scholes (183 matches), Sami Khedira (173 matches), Gonzalo Higuain (172 matches).
The fact that the team with the most players alongside Messi is also the most prominent names in Barca history over the past 10 years, when M10 has not played for any club. other than the Nou Camp team.
The team with the most players playing with Messi
In defense, Victor Valdes was a part of the goal with 353 appearances with Messi, having won 3 Champions League and 6 La Liga with the Argentine superstar.
On the right is Dani Alves (349 games), who is considered the most powerful assistant of Messi and their combination is Barca’s secret weapon. After Alves left, Jordi Alba (289 matches) on the left corridor became the replacement name. The center of defense is the presence of duo Gerard Pique (471 matches) and Javier Mascherano (413 matches).
The 3-person midfield is also the most outstanding products of La Masia training furnace. Together with Messi, they created the golden period of Barca under Pep Guardiola. The lowest kick was Sergio Busquets (512 matches), the team with the most appearances in Messi’s career. Xavi Hernandez (399 matches) and Andres Iniesta (489 matches) at the top, repeatedly creating goals from “La Pulga”.
The 3-man attack has the presence of two names who used to create Messi’s notorious “trident” MSN: Neymar (161 matches) and Luis Suarez (245 matches). Meanwhile, the striker who has played most with Messi is Pedro (270 matches). However, Pedro’s role was more of a “double side” during his time at the Nou Camp.
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