Are Messi and Ronaldo better than Pele and Maradona?

Are Messi and Ronaldo better than Pele and Maradona?

The Pele and Maradona exquisite performance are better much than the Leo Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo modern display especially as the current players are yet to win the World Cup for their respective country like the aforementioned two (Pele and Diego) have done during their time as professional football players.

Does Pele prefer Ronaldo or Messi?

In an interview with ‘SporTV’, Pele revealed he would choose Messi over Ronaldo, admitting his disappointment at only having two players to pick from. “It’s sad that you have only two players in the world to choose from,” he said.

Who does Pele think is best?

But who does he think are the best players to play the game? Pele was asked to name the 10 best players in the history of football by MadridistaReal last year. The football legend responded: “Diego [Maradona], Alfredo [Di Stéfano], [Giovanni] Trapattoni, Garrincha, [Johan] Cruyff, [Franz] Beckenbauer, [Carlos] Alberto…

Who is greater Pele or Ronaldo?

Cristiano Ronaldo is the second-highest goalscorer of all time. With 758 goals to his name, the 35-year-old Portuguese star has now surpassed Pele’s official tally of 757 goals — and can start eying Bican’s ‘official’ total of 759 goals (statistics are a bit sketchy as records from the 1930s are under debate).

Who does Pele think is better?

Brazil legend Pele revealed that he would pick Ronaldo over Messi as he believes the 35-year-old Juventus superstar is “more consistent.” The 79-year-old three-time World Cup winner told Pilhado: “Today, the best player in the world is Cristiano Ronaldo.

Does Maradona think Messi is better than Ronaldo?

“I prefer Messi to Cristiano Ronaldo but I acknowledge that the latter is an animal,” Maradona explained. “I wish he was Argentine. He’s incredible. He makes me think of Gabriel Batistuta.

Who is greatest footballer of all time?

1. Diego Maradona, Argentina. Diego Maradona’s talent was without a doubt the greatest ever seen in football. His dribbling ability was mesmerizing, his goal-scoring was unique and clinical, and his passing and crossing were precise—earning him many assists in his career.

Who is best player ever?

Top 10 Best football players of all time Player Name Career goals
1 Pele 1279
2 Diego Maradona 293
3 Lionel Messi 753
4 Cristiano Ronaldo 794

Who is Pele’s Favourite player?