In the latter tournament, he was famously left out of the starting XI when the team sheets were handed in but eventually started the game after recovering from a mystery injury. But his side were beaten by Zinedine Zidane’s France with Ronaldo unable to have a meaningful impact on the match. Both Ronaldos have played for Real Madrid but Cristiano won more trophies including four Champions League titles. The Portugal captain has managed to stay fairly injury-free during his glittering career, a fortune that did not come to Brazil’s Ronaldo who suffered from recurring knee problems. read also:Brazil’s Ronaldo better than Cristiano – Vieri The Juventus player shows no signs of slowing down at the age of 35 with 21 goals in 22 games in Serie A this season. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Promoted ContentInsane 3D Spraying Skills Turn In Incredible Street Art6 Of The Best 90s Shows That Need To Come Back ASAP7 Ways To Understand Your Girlfriend BetterPlaying Games For Hours Can Do This To Your Body6 Best Supercars In Movies You’ll Dream To Drive At Least OnceThe Very Last Bitcoin Will Be Mined Around 2140. Read More7 Thailand’s Most Exquisite Architectural Wonders8 Superfoods For Growing Hair Back And Stimulating Its GrowthTop 10 Most Romantic Nations In The WorldWhich Country Is The Most Romantic In The World?7 Black Hole Facts That Will Change Your View Of The Universe10 Risky Jobs Some Women Do Loading… Brazil’s Ronaldo won FIFA’s World Player of the Year three times before the age of 21 but was eventually surpassed by his Portuguese namesake. In an Instagram interview with Italian World Cup winner Fabio Cannavaro, the Brazilian spoke about being referred to as the ‘real Ronaldo’. He commented: ‘For Cristiano, it must be boring to hear that I am the real Ronaldo. ‘People cannot be compared. Cristiano will remain in football history for the goals and for the continuity he has achieved. He will remain one of the best, like Messi.’ The Brazilian won the World Cup in 1994 and 2002 and was runner-up in 1998.Advertisement Distinguishing between football’s two Ronaldos has been a problem since the emergence of Cristiano as one of the world’s greatest players.