Connect with us

World’s greatest footballer: Ronaldinho gives honest verdict on Messi, names two players

Victorious

Published

on

Follow
SPORTS NEWS: World’s greatest footballer: Ronaldinho gives honest verdict on Messi, names two players [New Sports News] » Naijacrawl
Photo: Naijacrawl

The legendary Ronaldinho of Brazil and Barcelona has offered his opinion on Lionel Messi of Paris Saint-Germain being regarded as the Greatest Of All Time (GOAT).



Messi, a former teammate at Barcelona, was not mentioned by Ronaldinho as the greatest player in football history.

Messi's career is slowly coming to an end at the age of 35.

The Argentine captain is still thought to be among the best players in the world right now, though.

Messi won 35 trophies during his 21-year stint with Barcelona and has bagged two titles with PSG so far.

While the FIFA World Cup has evaded Messi, the seven-time Ballon d’Or winner finally realized his desire to win a trophy with Argentina last year as he led La Albiceleste to Copa America glory in July 2021.

However, Ronaldinho named football icons Pele and Diego Maradona and insisted that there are several players who were the best in their own generations, adding that it is difficult to pick only Messi.

Ronaldinho told Eleven Sports: “It is difficult to say [only Messi], there are so many players."

“I don’t like to compare. You had Pele, Maradona, there were so many. Every one of them was the best in their own time. "

Click Here To Comment




Ojo Sunday Victor, A Professional Graphics Designer, and a skilled Content Writer in Entertainment, News and Sport Update.!An Undergraduate in Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH, Ogbomoso). Read More

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Be first to comment


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Schweinsteiger names his greatest XI of all time, omits Messi, Ronaldo [Full list]

Victorious

Published

on

SPORTS NEWS: Schweinsteiger names his greatest XI of all time, omits Messi, Ronaldo [Full list] [New Sports News] » Naijacrawl
Photo: Naijacrawl
The former Bayern Munich and Manchester United midfielder, Bastian Schweinsteiger, has named his greatest XI of all time, excluding Paris Saint-Germain’s Lionel Messi and Manchester United’s Cristiano Ronaldo from the list.In a video tweet via his Twitter handle on Wednesday, Schweinsteiger fails to name Messi and Ronaldo in his all-time XI.The German legend, however, named four of his former Bayern Munich teammates as well as several World Cup winners in the list.S...
Continue Reading

I love him, he’s great – Ronaldinho names World Cup star who reminds him of Nicolas Anelka

Victorious

Published

on

SPORTS NEWS: I love him, he’s great – Ronaldinho names World Cup star who reminds him of Nicolas Anelka [New Sports News] » Naijacrawl
Photo: Naijacrawl
Ronaldinho, a Brazilian superstar, has lauded Kylian Mbappe of Paris Saint-Germain, speaking highly of the France international.Ronaldinho compares the brilliant forward to Nicolas Anelka, a former Real Madrid, Liverpool, and Chelsea hero.At the age of 23, Kylian Mbappe has already led the French national side to a World Cup victory and won numerous domestic titles with Monaco and PSG.Ronaldinho told RMC, "I love him, he's terrific.""He's a player to keep an eye on....
Continue Reading

Ten Hag gives new shirt numbers to two Man Utd players

Victorious

Published

on

SPORTS NEWS: Ten Hag gives new shirt numbers to two Man Utd players [New Sports News] » Naijacrawl
Photo: Naijacrawl
According to SportingLife, Manchester United pair Alejandro Garnacho and Alvaro Fernandez have been handed new shirt numbers.This week, Academy graduates Fernandez, 19, and Garnacho, 17, joined senior training.The two teenagers made their first-team debuts last season.On Monday, they worked with new manager Erik ten Hag, who is getting familiar with the Red Devils’ squad.Garnacho donned the number 49 in training after wearing 75 last season.Fernandez wore number 42,...
Continue Reading

Latest


Download Naijacrawl App today

Fastest way to read on the go

Download the Naijacrawl App.