Raymond Kopa weighs in on the Ronaldo-Messi debate

French legend Raymond Kopa has compared Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo to arch rival Lionel Messi and Argentinian legend Alfredo di Stefano.

  • The Real Madrid legend, who played in the great Madrid team of the 50’s along with Alfredo di Stefano and Ferenc Puskas, put Ronaldo on equal footing with Barcelona’s Leo Messi and Real legend Alfredo di Stefano.

    Speaking on the Messi-Ronaldo debate, Kopa said, ““If you give me a choice, I’ll stick with both. But I could choose others. Now there are friends who call me and say, ‘Hello Messi, how are you today?’ They do it to please me. He is a talented player, he demonstrates it every day as well. Both are incredible.”

    There have been a variety of opinions floating around on the Messi-Ronaldo debate and the French legend has made the right call by taking a diplomatic stance.