Lionel messi equalled pele s all time record of 643 one club goals as barcelona dropped more points with a 2 2 draw against valencia at camp nou on saturday. The goal kick from the middle of the field the table legs of the opponent the.
Everyone has their own opinion.
Lionel messi vs pele. Begrudgingly we have to admit pele s numerical arguments are factually sound. Messi is 24 pele played until he was in his late 30s albeit prancing around for the new york cosmos. Lionel messi headed home from close range after missing a penalty to draw level with pele s record for most goals scored at a single club before ronald araujo s acrobatic effort edged the home.
The legend pelé vs messi the king by the french press in 1961 created and perfected moves that charmed the world. At this pace he is having lionel messi would reach and surpass pele s stats in a couple of seasons and still playing at the top of his game. Comparing lionel messi 39 s international stats to other greats like pele diego maradona ronaldo and cristiano ronaldo.
Brazilian striker pelé wearing his santos jersey smiles. Now there is only pele s record for lionel messi on the horizon and people still doubt him being one of the best players who ever lived. Pele widely considered one of the greatest footballers of all time scored 643 goals for brazilian club santos between 1956 and 1974.
Some consider pele as god of football while some consider messi as the greatest of all time one thing i realised in past few.