Ronaldo on track for Champions League final

Ronaldo on track for Champions League final

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo is back to training ahead of the final match in La Liga against Villarreal and the Champions League showdown against Liverpool in Kiev.

Marcelo told reporters: "The best come to Madrid and I would love to play with Neymar".

'I compete to improve myself year after year, to surpass what I have done before.

Following his terrific campaign, some football pundits believes he has reached the status of Ronaldo and Messi, with some even claiming that he will be a deserving victor of this year's World's Best Player gong.

However, the 30 year-old does not think he has to move to another league before retiring in order to prove any doubters wrong.

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"I am not tempted to leave Barcelona", he said in a recent interview.

Liverpool will have to cope with five-time Ballon d'Or victor and four-time Champions League victor Ronaldo if they are to lift the trophy for a sixth time, though, and 19-year-old Alexander-Arnold admits that it will be an "honour" to face one of the game's all-time greats.

If he does join Real it would mean him lining up against his former Barcelona side next season in Spain's La Liga - and that's something Messi does not want to see. "Playing badly, they win, and sometimes that costs us a little bit".

They reached the final of the same tournament in 2015 and 2016 but lost both times and Messi said the successive failures weighed heavily. You have to keep trying.

The Argentina captain told TyC Sports channel programme "Libero" (via Sport): "It would be bad [if Neymar moved to Madrid] because of everything he means to Barcelona".

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