Martin Odegaard thinks Cristiano Ronaldo is stronger than Lionel Messi


New Real Madrid signing Martin Odegaard believes Cristiano Ronaldo “is the best player in the world right now.”

The Norwegian prodigy spoke during his unveiling to the Spanish press on Friday, a press conference that saw him immediately asked to choose between Ronaldo and his Barcelona’s Lionel Messi. Nicholas Rigg of AS provided the 16-year-old’s response:

Odegaard: Messi or Ronaldo question… “So far Ronaldo”#realmadrid

Odegaard: “Difficult to single one (Madrid player to look up to) but Cristiano is the best in the world right now” #realmadrid