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Ronaldo says he deserves more Ballon d'Or awards than Messi

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Cristiano Ronaldo gave one of his most revealing interviews yet when he spoke to Piers Morgan for ITV.
The Portuguese superstar discussed his plans to marry girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez and just how close he came to signing for Arsenal.
And he broke down in tears after watching a video of his late father, who never got to see Ronaldo reach the top, that he had never seen before.
Also among the topics of discussion was Ronaldo's rivalry with Lionel Messi and their continuous quest to be football's greatest player.
Ronaldo has been locked in a head-to-head battle with the Argentinian maestro for more than a decade.
And they currently find themselves tied with five Ballon d'Ors each.
But Ronaldo is eager to become the undisputed GOAT and believes he deserves more Ballon d'Or awards than Messi.

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