BARCELONA star Malcom has tried to finish the long-running debate between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
The argument over who the best between Messi and Ronaldo has been unrelenting over the previous decade or so.
With each gamers successful all the pieces attainable within the membership recreation and having fun with adorned careers, it may be exhausting to separate the 2 shining lights.
However Malcom, 22, is satisfied that Messi stands heads and shoulders above his foe.
In an interview revealed on Spanish newspaper Marca’s web site, the winger was in little doubt as to who will get his vote.
He mentioned: “He [Cristiano] is without doubt one of the greatest on the planet proper now however I believe Messi is manner above him.
“I do not see him day by day like Messi, however Messi may be very pure. He can determine a match in two minutes.”
Malcom thinks Messi will perpetually be remembered as a legend when he finally retires and solely Pele could have had a larger affect on the sport.
He added: “Messi goes to be thought-about the perfect after Pele.
“I did not suppose that earlier than, however now that I’ve seen him intently, sure, I see how he works day-to-day and he’s sensational.
“He by no means ceases to amaze me with the issues he does. We all know he can minimize in from the left, however we do not know when, after which ready for that actual angle, that actual second.
“Throughout the recreation he’s trying on the defence, it is place and what he’s going to do. It is wonderful. It’s a distinctive feeling to play with him.”
Barcelona host Levante in La Liga later at this time (7.45pm).