Originally Posted by Joel
You didn't want to give Ronaldo any due because he didn't do it in big games. Something I thought was true at a time (he is doing it in every game now). But yet you want to lavish Ibra with best striker in the world praise, even though he doesn't perform in big games.
I didn't say Ibra was the best striker, I said his peak form is better than any other striker.
Ronaldo has become a big match player in 2012 but anyone who thought he was always a big match player is deluding themselves. The greatest big match trick he ever pulled at United was in convincing the world that Ashley Cole was the world's best left back.