Greatest players of the 21st century and among the greatest of all time, Cristiano Ronaldo and Messi can hit together record impressive at World Cup 2022which should be the last of their careers.
If they do not suffer any type of injury that results in a sad cut from the final Portugal and Argentinathe two will become the players with more shares in hearts throughout history.
Altogether, they will be five world cups disputed by the duo that marked an entire generation and that will join the German Lothar Matthäusto Italian Gigi Buffon and to the mexicans Rafael Marquez and Antonio Carbajal as record holders.
Another who can also match this mark is another Mexican, the goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoathe same one who stood out with brilliant defenses in World Cup 2014here in the Brazil.
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numbers of Cristiano Ronaldo and Messi at the World Cup
So far, there has not been a world Cup what Cristiano Ronaldo or Messi have disputed without the presence of the other.
Portuguese, today with 37 yearscompeted in its first world championship in 2006where he achieved his best campaign, with a 4th placewhen it lost to Germany in the third place contest. CR7 scored 7 goals in 17 gamesnone of those goals in the playoffs.
The Argentine, who is with 35 yearsalso debuted in World Cups in 2006. His best campaign was the runner-up in 2014here in Brazil, when he lost the Final to Germany. all in all, Messi scored 6 goals in 19 gamesalso none in a playoff.
Opponents of Cristiano Ronaldo and Messi in the World Cup
Messi will be the first of the two to take the field in World Cup 2022. THE Argentina it’s in the Group C with Saudi Arabia, Mexico and Poland and debut on the day November 22at 7 am in the morningagainst the Saudi team.
Already Cristiano Ronaldo will only debut on the day 24th of Novemberat 1 pmagainst Ghana. Portugal it’s in the Group Hwhich will cross with the group of Brazilian Team in the round of 16, with, in addition to the Ghanaians, Uruguay and South Korea.