Summary of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in 2008

Totals Per game
Team Games Goals Assists Goals Assists Contrib.
FC Barcelona 40 20 16 0.50 0.40 0.90
Argentina 8 2 2 0.25 0.25 0.50
Totals 48 22 18 0.46 0.38 0.83
Lionel Messi
Lionel Messi 36 years, 10 months, 24 days
Totals Per game
Team Games Goals Assists Goals Assists Contrib.
Manchester Utd 50 34 11 0.68 0.22 0.90
Portugal 8 1 1 0.13 0.13 0.25
Totals 58 35 12 0.60 0.21 0.81
Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo 39 years, 3 months, 13 days

Last games:

La Liga ·
Villarreal CF vs FC Barcelona
Villarreal CF 1-2 FC Barcelona
 
Messi, 90′
 
21-12-2008
Premier League ·
Manchester United vs Middlesbrough FC
Manchester United 1-0 Middlesbrough FC
C. Ronaldo, 85′
 
 
29-12-2008
Timeframe
Lionel Messi
Cristiano Ronaldo
36 years, 10 months, 24 days+-869 days
39 years, 3 months, 13 days+869 days
2 seasons +0
48 +-10
 58 games played+10
Goals
Lionel Messi
Cristiano Ronaldo
22 +-37%
 35 goals+59%
0.46 +-23%
 0.60 goals per game+30%
19 +-39%
 31 goals without penalties+63%
86.36% +-2%
 88.57% goals without penalties+2%
1 +-80%
 5 direct free-kick goals+400%
165′–17%
 Scores every 137′-21%
Goal contribution
Lionel Messi
Cristiano Ronaldo
40 +-15%
 47 total contributions+18%
18 assists (Opta™ criteria) +50%
12+-33%
22 assists (Transfermarkt™ criteria) +38%
16+-27%
Assists every 202′ -98%
399′–49%
Goal contribution every 91′ -12%
102′–11%
In finals
Lionel Messi
Cristiano Ronaldo
1 +-1
 2 finals played+1
0 +-100%
 1 goals in finals
1 assists in finals +0%
0.00 +-100%
 0.50 goals per game in finals+100%
 Scores in finals every 210′–100%
Assists in finals every 90′ -133%
210′–57%
Goal contribution in finals every 90′ -17%
105′–14%
Titles
Lionel Messi
Cristiano Ronaldo
1/6 +-3
 4/8 titles won+3