Former Lionel Messi Teammate Makes Bold Choice for Cristiano Ronaldo

By: Sandipan Ghosh Image credit: X

Bosnian Miralem Pjanic is one of the luckiest soccer players as he has played with both legendary soccer players Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi in his club career.

Pjanic spent a huge time in Italian club soccer as he played for Roma and Juventus. In Juventus, Pjanic played 77 matches with Ronaldo between 2018 and 2020.

Pjanic later signed for the Spanish La Liga club giants Barcelona. In his one active season (2020/21) for Barca, he played with the club and Argentine legend Messi.

Recently, Pjanic talked about his experience playing with both legends, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. The midfielder enjoyed more to play with Ronaldo than Messi.

Pjanic told O Jogo (via @TheNassrZone on X), "I talk a lot with Cristiano Ronaldo. I have many memories with him, he is a great footballer. He's the best I've ever played with."

Pjanic added, "I was lucky enough to play with Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi and it's hard to say who is stronger. However, I had more fun with Ronaldo than Messi.”

Unlike his successful campaigns for the Italian clubs Roma and Juventus, Pjanic had a rough time for Barcelona. He also spent a full-season loan for Beşiktaş during his Barca contract.

The second most international appeared player for Bosnia and Herzegovina, Pjanic now plays for UAE Pro League club Sharjah FC.

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