The 2022 FIFA World Cup will feature Qatar, the final appearance of the most prominent duo in the world of Argentine round witch Lionel Messi and Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo in the World Cup.
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo enter the World Cup in Qatar with the aim of leaving a historic and unforgettable mark on the tournament’s final appearance, which neither has ever succeeded in being crowned.
Argentina’s Lionel Messi and Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo have participated in four previous World Cup editions, but the most prominent duo of the past years has failed to lead his country to the World Cup title.
The 2022 World Cup will certainly give Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo the opportunity to lead the football scene again after the new stars snatched the spotlight after leaving La Liga.
The Qatar World Cup will begin in 2022 on November 20 with the opening match, which will bring the Qatari team together with its Ecuadorian counterpart, on the floor of the 60,000-capacity Bayt Stadium.
Eight Football World Cup stadiums host Qatar 2022: “Educational City Stadium, Ahmed Ben Ali Stadium, 974 Stadium, Al Bayt Stadium, Al Thumama Stadium, Lucille Stadium, Khalifa International Stadium and South Stadium.”
Messi and Ronaldo’s World Cup highlights
Match count: Lionel Messi 19-17 Cristiano Ronaldo
Number of wins: Lionel Messi 13-7 Cristiano Ronaldo
Individual Awards: Lionel Messi 1-0 Cristiano Ronaldo
Man of the match award: Cristiano Ronaldo 6-6 Lionel Messi
Minute per goal: Cristiano Ronaldo 211-271 Lionel Messi
Minute per assist: Lionel Messi 325-737 Cristiano Ronaldo
Minutes per contribution: Lionel Messi 148-164 Cristiano Ronaldo
Number of goals: Cristiano Ronaldo 7-6 Lionel Messi
Goal making: Lionel Messi 5-2 Cristiano Ronaldo
Hat trick: Cristiano Ronaldo 1-0 Lionel Messi
Penalty-free goals: Lionel Messi 6-5 Cristiano Ronaldo