Home Sports Pele: Ronaldo the best player in the world ahead of Messi, but...

Pele: Ronaldo the best player in the world ahead of Messi, but I’m the greatest of all-time

0

The legendary former Brazil international has weighed in on the eternal debate over who is the finest player to have ever graced the gameArticle continues below

Cristiano Ronaldo’s consistency puts him ahead of Lionel Messi as the world’s best player, according to Pele, but he doesn’t believe that either man is as good as he was in his prime.

Ronaldo and Messi continue to set the benchmark in terms of individual brilliance even as they approach the latter stages of their respective careers, with the former now plying his trade in Italy with Juventus and the latter still Barcelona‘s talismanic performer.

The two men have shared 11 of the last 12 Ballon d’Or awards between them, with Messi edging one ahead of his rival after picking up a sixth Golden Ball back in December.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here