Pele: Messi Still Have A Long Way To Go

Pelé believes Lionel Messi still needs to improve at the international level before he can be considered the greatest soccer player ever, and needs to score more goals to come close to matching the Brazilian great. The 24-year-old Messi already has won three straight FIFA player of the year awards. “When Messi’s scored 1,283 goals like me, when he’s won three World Cups, we’ll talk about it,” Pelé told Le…

January 24, 2012

Messi: Pele Hasn’t Sent Me The DVD Of His Goals

Lionel Messi says he is still waiting for a DVD with highlights of Pele’s career that the Brazilian legend recently promised him. Pele said he would send footage of his best moments to Messi after the Argentine revealed he had never seen him in action, but the man widely regarded as the best player in the world is still awaiting the arrival of the package. “I would love to see…

November 2, 2011