Aguero denies saying neither Messi or Ronaldo deserve Ballon d’Or

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Aguero denies saying neither Messi or Ronaldo deserve Ballon d’Or

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has denied saying that he feels neither Lionel Messi nor Cristiano Ronaldo have the right to win the Ballon d'Or, demanding Messi should win the prize. 

The Argentine was ascribed to cites that recommended the victor of the honor should originate from either Liverpool or Tottenham, who will challenge the current year's Champions League last. 

"I figure somebody should win it in the Champions League last," the striker was accounted for to have asserted, however Aguero took to Twitter on Tuesday to remove himself from those statements. 

"I don't care for going out and clear up yet when words are ascribed to me that I never stated, I need to do it," Aguero tweeted. 

"All things considered, and I generally addressed the equivalent, while Messi keeps on playing, and particularly how he has played this season, he has the right to win the Ballon d'Or." 


Aguero has, obviously, been a universal colleague of Messi's for over 10 years and is known to be close companions with the Barcelona man. 

In spite of the Man City man denying he made such cases, both Messi and Ronaldo were disregarded for the prize in 2018. 

On that event, Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric won the Ballon d'Or for his excellent showings for Los Blancos as they won the Champions League and for Croatia, who completed as sprinters up in the World Cup. 

It was the first run through neither Messi nor Ronaldo won the honor since 2007, when Kaka gathered the award. 

In the mediating decade the pair have equally shared the honor, and with five successes each no player has been remunerated with the Ballon d'Or more occasions. 

With respect to Aguero, while he has never scooped the most astounding individual honor in football, the 30-year-old has delighted in another eminent season in Manchester. 

The assailant has packed away a great 32 objectives in all rivalries all through the crusade and has helped City win the Premier League above Liverpool. 

They additionally could be in line to finish a household treble having officially won the Carabao Cup. 

City face Watford in the FA Cup last Saturday and will seek after a rehash of their past two gatherings this season, which both finished in wins for Pep Guardiola's men.