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Dani Alves reveals why he decided to leave Barcelona

Sun 28 March 2021 | 21:53

Former Barcelona right-back Dani Alves has opened up about his preference between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo and has revealed why he decided to part ways with the Catalan giants.


Dani Alves

held a question and answer session with fans via his personal Instagram.

He was asked whether he prefers

Lionel Messi


Cristiano Ronaldo


“Despite the greatness of the two, a picture is worth a thousand words”

he replied as carried by


, with a picture of himself and Messi attached


He also talked about his controversial departure from


. Alves decided to leave Camp Nou in 2016 and played for



Paris Saint-Germain

before joining

Sao Paulo

, the club he supported in his childhood.

“I didn’t believe in the directors who were there at that moment,”

he said.

“Later I was proven right. I’m the first person one to say it. They call me crazy, but as always, I’m a good crazy.”

He was asked whether he prefers Sevilla or Barcelona.

“That’s like asking who do you like more, your mom or your dad?” Alves, one of the best right-backs Barcelona has had, spent eight years with Barcelona after joining from Sevilla in 2008.

Dani Alves made 391 appearances in all competitions for Barcelona and scored 21 goals and provided 101 assists.

The Brazilian also presented many championship titles for Barcelona. In total, he presented 23 titles, some of which were six times the Laliga champions, four Copa Del Rey winners, and three Champions League winners.

source: SportMob