Most feared opponents of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in national cups throughout their careers

Leo Messi

Opponent Games Minutes Goals Penalties Assists Contribution Minutes per goal Minutes per contribution
1. Real Madrid CF Real Madrid CF 8 686′ 0 0 3 3 0′ 229′
2. FC Cincinnati FC Cincinnati 1 120′ 0 0 2 2 0′ 60′
3. Granada CF Granada CF 1 120′ 0 0 1 1 0′ 120′
4. Olympique de Marseille Olympique de Marseille 1 90′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
5. Nice Nice 1 90′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
6. UDA Gramenet UDA Gramenet 1 75′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
7. Villarreal CF Villarreal CF 4 315′ 1 0 2 3 315′ 105′
8. Real Zaragoza Real Zaragoza 3 270′ 1 0 0 1 270′ 270′
9. Levante UD Levante UD 2 180′ 1 0 4 5 180′ 36′
10. Real Club Deportivo Mallorca Real Club Deportivo Mallorca 2 69′ 1 0 0 1 69′ 69′
11. Benidorm CF Benidorm CF 1 90′ 1 0 0 1 90′ 90′
12. Real Club Deportivo Alavés Real Club Deportivo Alavés 1 90′ 1 0 1 2 90′ 45′
13. Rayo Vallecano Rayo Vallecano 1 90′ 1 0 0 1 90′ 90′
14. Elche CF Elche CF 1 90′ 1 1 2 3 90′ 30′
15. Cultural y Deportiva Leonesa Cultural y Deportiva Leonesa 1 31′ 1 0 0 1 31′ 31′
16. AD Ceuta AD Ceuta 1 29′ 1 0 0 1 29′ 29′
17. Sevilla FC Sevilla FC 7 690′ 2 0 5 7 345′ 99′
18. Real Sociedad Real Sociedad 4 360′ 2 1 2 4 180′ 90′
19. Málaga CF Málaga CF 2 172′ 2 0 0 2 86′ 86′
20. Club Atlético Osasuna Club Atlético Osasuna 2 63′ 2 0 1 3 32′ 21′
21. CD Leganés CD Leganés 1 90′ 2 0 1 3 45′ 30′
22. UD Almería UD Almería 1 90′ 2 0 1 3 45′ 30′
23. Córdoba CF Córdoba CF 1 90′ 2 0 0 2 45′ 45′
24. Real Club Celta de Vigo Real Club Celta de Vigo 1 59′ 2 0 1 3 30′ 20′
25. Real Club Deportivo Espanyol Real Club Deportivo Espanyol 6 468′ 3 0 3 6 156′ 78′

Cristiano Ronaldo

Opponent Games Minutes Goals Penalties Assists Contribution Minutes per goal Minutes per contribution
1. Chelsea FC Chelsea FC 3 300′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
2. Arsenal FC Arsenal FC 2 204′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
3. Atalanta BC Atalanta BC 2 180′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
4. Real Club Deportivo Espanyol Real Club Deportivo Espanyol 2 180′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
5. Sevilla FC Sevilla FC 2 180′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
6. Valencia CF Valencia CF 2 180′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
7. Málaga CF Málaga CF 2 180′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
8. Reading FC Reading FC 2 92′ 0 0 1 1 0′ 92′
9. Al-Ettifaq Al-Ettifaq 1 120′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
10. Blackburn Rovers FC Blackburn Rovers FC 1 90′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
11. Napoli Napoli 1 90′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
12. Associação Naval 1º de Maio Associação Naval 1º de Maio 1 90′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
13. Al-Wahda Al-Wahda 1 90′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
14. Southend United FC Southend United FC 1 90′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
15. Birmingham City FC Birmingham City FC 1 90′ 0 0 1 1 0′ 90′
16. Liverpool FC Liverpool FC 1 90′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
17. Portsmouth FC Portsmouth FC 1 90′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
18. Northampton Town FC Northampton Town FC 1 90′ 0 0 1 1 0′ 90′
19. Fulham FC Fulham FC 1 88′ 0 0 1 1 0′ 88′
20. Abha Club Abha Club 1 87′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
21. Genoa Genoa 1 35′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
22. Burton Albion FC Burton Albion FC 1 31′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
23. Bologna FC Bologna FC 1 28′ 0 0 0 0 0′ 0′
24. Aston Villa FC Aston Villa FC 2 180′ 1 0 0 1 180′ 180′
25. AC Milan AC Milan 2 180′ 1 1 0 1 180′ 180′