Former Real Madrid man says Messi better than Ronaldo.
The Argentine international has played with both forwards, having been a team-mate of Ronaldo’s at club level and of Barcelona man Messi’s for their national side.
Both are regarded as the two finest players of their generation, but Higuain thinks there is only one clear winner, and layed into the Portuguese icon for his attitude.
Hazard transfer: 5 Real Madrid stars Chelsea should ask for in Hazard swap deal, including Man Utd target Bale
Real Madrid transfer news: Chelsea & Bayern Munich stars targeted in January spending spree
(Image gallery) Daniella Chavez: 17 hot photos of playboy model who had alleged affair with Cristiano Ronaldo
“He has a lot of ego. If you don’t say he’s the best, he’s not your friend,” the 27-year-old is quoted in Sport. “Cristiano thinks he’s the best but he’s over-rated.
“I’ve shared a dresssing room with Messi and one is nothing like the other.”