When NBA superstar Luka Doncic gave a clear answer after being asked who he is helping in the war.

Luka Doncic has discovered who he supports within the constant debate between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.

In an interview he learned that his favorite soccer player when he was growing up was Cristiano Ronaldo, through Sports Manor.

This might come as a surprise to fans of the Argentine legend, however Doncic's admiration for the Portuguese striker is not entirely unexpected

Before the basketball player earned a great reputation in the NBA, he played real Madrid basketball in his teens.

In 2012, when Doncic was only thirteen years old, he joined the current Madrid academy. At the time, the former Manchester United striker

At some point in his time at Real Madrid, Ronaldo scored an outstanding 450 goals in just 438 appearances. This remains one of the best records for any player

Doncic had the chance to see Ronaldo's skills and abilities first-hand while he was at the club, which could also have further fueled his admiration for the player.

Lionel Messi and his Portuguese counterpart were fierce competition for the Ballon d'Or, dominating the award from 2010 to 2018

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