In his first team, Sporting CP, Ronaldo scored 3 goals.
He scored 84 goals during his 6 years at Manchester United, and has scored 112 goals for Real Madrid.
He began playing for the main Barcelona team in 2004, and has played there ever since.
He has also played for the Argentinean team since 2005, and is currently their team captain.
Since his childhood, Lionel Messi, who was nicknamed “Leo”, dreamed of becoming a professional footballer.
But his ambition seemed blown out of proportion when considering his physical limitations and financial restrictions.
In 1995, he signed with the local club Nacional, and was then signed by Sporting CP.
Messi was born in Rosario, Argentina, on June 24th 1987.
Lionel Messi has won the Ballon d'Or for a record 4 times (2010–12, 2015) and Ronaldo won the award in 20.
Messi was runner up in the years Ronaldo won the award, while Ronaldo was runner up in 20.