Michael Owen says Cristiano Ronaldo is more of an all-round player than Lionel Messi
That is according to former Real Madrid striker Michael Owen.
Ronaldo netted a stunning hat-trick in Real's Champions League victory over Bayern Munich last night.
He registered his 100th goal in the competition in the process to help his side through to the semi-final stage.
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Michael Owen discussed Cristiano Ronaldo on BT Sport last night
Messi is outstanding in certain attributes but as an all-round physique, Ronaldo is such an all-round player
Michael Owen on Cristiano Ronaldo
And Owen reckons there is no one better around than the Portuguese forward.
"He just doesn't miss does he," he said on BT Sport.
"The chances he misses you can count on one hand in his career. Goalscoring is the hardest art in football and he makes it look so easy. Head, left foot, right foot.
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"Messi is a decent header of a ball but if you're looking at all-round players, you go head-to-head with Messi and Ronaldo, you'd say Ronaldo has a lot more different attributes let's say.
"He's probably always been quicker, right foot, left foot and header of a ball.
"I think Messi is outstanding in certain attributes but as an all-round physique, Ronaldo is such an all-round player."