Chelsea and belgium International forward romelu lukaku plays down cristiano ronaldo comparisons at all levels of football , describing ronaldo as the best in the history of football.
Lukaku have been compared to ronaldo , on the International stage Although the portuguese has a better goal margin to that of Lukaku but base on the time it has took Lukaku to becomes belgium all time leading goal scorer .
lukaku plays down cristiano ronaldo comparisons
Both players who were on target during the world cup qualifiers for belgium and portugal respectively , becomes subject of comparison.
Lukaku took his International goal tally to 66 in 99 games while cristiano ronaldo becomes the all time top scorer in men’s international football with 111 goals .
Lukaku On Cristiano Ronaldo
“Don’t ever compare me to Cristiano Ronaldo, never.
“Cristiano Ronaldo is, for me, in the top three best players in the history of football. I’m not going to rank him from first to third but he’s in there.
“What he has achieved in football today for players of my generation is something exceptional.
“I was lucky enough to play against him in Italy and now that he’s back in the Premier League, it’s all good for English football.
“As for the rest, comparing statistics and all that, it’s useless.”
Should no unforseen circumstance arrives, the pair would be leading the line when they face each other in the Premier league with Chelsea and manchester united respectively.