- Anthony Joshua has chosen his preferred player between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi
- The British-Nigerian boxer explained that he likes Real Madrid star Ronaldo
- He believes Ronaldo connects more with the public than his arch rival
British-Nigerian boxer Anthony Joshua has spoken on the player he likes between Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona legend Lionel Messi.
These two footballers are arguably the current best soccer icons in the world considering their level of football on the pitch of play.
NAIJ.com can report that Ronaldo and Messi are the most followed footballers in the world and the argument of who is the best between them has been on ground for years.
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Joshua who is the current IBF heavyweight champion explained to CNN that he likes Cristiano Ronaldo that Messi.
"Ronaldo is an all round-athlete," he started. Messi is unbelievable, but for me, I like the way Ronaldo connects to the public.
"He used his experiences through football and his popularity to, kind of, show his story from zero to hero.
"You see his development when he was at Manchester United and now Real Madrid. How he developed his body. I like to watch the development of Ronaldo, so yeah, I like Ronaldo," he concluded.
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