Manchester United legend Wayne Rooney has revealed that he would like to see Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo win the 2022 World Cup.
Messi and Ronaldo are at the end of their careers. Messi has previously confirmed that the World Cup will be his last, while Ronaldo has recently revealed that if Portugal wins, he will retire immediately.
When ask Could this be Lionel Messi’s last World Cup and could it put more pressure on him and his team in Argentina?
The former England striker told The UFABET: “I’m sure he’s used to expectations. The idea of leaving a legacy would definitely come through his mind.”
“I would like to see Messi or Ronaldo win the World Cup. It will be a beautiful end to their professional career. I am confident that Messi will do whatever it takes to help Argentina win titles.”
For the 2022 World Cup, the competition will take place between 20 November and 18 December.
Messi and Ronaldo are both playing in the World Cup final for the fifth time in their playing careers. And many believe this will be the last time the duo have played at a tournament of this level. Over the years, people have often debated who was the better player.