Messi denies competing with Ronaldo for status

Golden Boot winner Mohamed Salah has vowed to replicate his record-breaking debut season at Liverpool next term

Golden Boot winner Mohamed Salah has vowed to replicate his record-breaking debut season at Liverpool next term

He said: "It would be bad, because of all that Neymar means for Barcelona".

'He won important titles here, he won the Champions League, the Spanish league.

The star attacker has been linked with a transfer to Real Madrid in recent times although he was quick to dismiss such rumours, insistent that he is happy at Anfield.

Debate continues to rage over who should be considered the better player and Ronaldo even claimed in December, after winning his fifth Ballon d'Or, that he should be seen as the finest in history. The numbers that he does season in, season out are absolutely unbelievable, but come May 26 we'll be looking to stop him and the rest of Real Madrid.

Laurel or Yanny? This audio clip is driving the internet insane
I mean, how could people not tell the difference between "yanny" and "laurel"? "There is no N sound". If you turn the volume very low, there will be practically no bass and you will hear Yanny.

"I don't compete with Cristiano", Messi said. The defender has been in form this season by displaying a classic performance for the Reds and he is set to give himself a real test against the world's best players when they clash. "One watches other leagues, but at the time to decide, it's hard to leave Barcelona".

Madrid also survived scares in the Champions League knockouts against Juventus and Bayern Munich to reach another final, but Messi says its determination to battle through such ties should be commended.

Salah will have another opportunity to exhibit his qualities at the highest stage as he is part of the Egypt squad that will play in the 2018 FIFA World Cup holding in Russian Federation.

Neymar collected an award in Paris on Sunday for being the Best Ligue 1 Player, having scored 19 goals and laid on 13 assists, and he has reportedly already met with new PSG boss Thomas Tuchel to discuss his future.

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