Timothy Fosu-Mensah picks Messi over Ronaldo as the greatest footballer of all-time

Published on: 11 June 2021

Dutch-born Ghanaian Timothy Fosu-Mensah has picked Lionel Messi ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo as the greatest footballer of all-time.

The debate as to which player is the greatest of all time never gets old as  the Portuguese and Argentine internationals goes head to head in recent times.

The Juventus and Barcelona superstars have ruled world football for more than decade with the duo winning a combine of 11 Ballon d’Or awards, with Messi winning six of them.

Asked who is the greatest among the two in an interview with Happy FM, he said, “I will go for Messi, he is just natural and incredible with what he has been doing over the years. Ronaldo, it’s always a difficult debate but I think I will say Messi”

The former Manchester United defender is currently in Ghana for holidays.

He joined Bayer Leverkusen in the January transfer window.