Both Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are two of the most revered football players ever. They are praised, loved and followed by millions worldwide. With both being football legends, there is always an air  of rivalry between the two and their fans.

Ronaldo vs Messi is one of the hottest topics discussed by football fans around the world . But apart from a bit of professional jealousy both are very humble and kind-hearted gentlemen. We have gathered 8 pictures that prove that Ronaldo and Messi are not bitter rivals – they hold respect for each other.

1.

2.

3.

4.

5.

6.

7.

8.

GettyImages-897566380.jpg (1024×745)