Juventus manager Maurizio Sarri has revealed his frustration at seeing Lionel Messi collect more Ballon d’Or trophies than Cristiano Ronaldo.
The Argentine was named as the world’s best footballer for a record sixth time in December, taking him one ahead of his Portuguese counterpart in the all-time standings. Ronaldo placed third in the vote for 2019, trailing Messi and runner-up Virgil van Dijk.
The Juve superstar had an underwhelming debut season at Allianz Stadium, but his form has improved in 2019/20, with the veteran scoring 14 goals from his 16 Serie A appearances so far this term.
Discussing Ronaldo’s battle with Messi during a press conference, Sarri said (as quoted by Goal): “I
”As every top player when they are becoming confident and having the right age, they are playing like a top player. I don’t think a manager can teach something to a top player.
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