“Messi is just an anomaly, he can dribble, he can score, he can pass, he has the vision, he understands the game. Ronaldo is just an athlete. He works so hard and back to back, he is always there. If you work hard can you be like Messi? No, that’s impossible.”
In an interview with FOURFOURTWO fomer Dutch international Edgar Davids described Lionel Messi as “an anomaly” and Cristiano Ronaldo as “just an athlete” after tipping the Argentina star to land the 2015 FIFA Ballon d’Or.