Who is the greatest footballer of all time Pele or Maradona?
Even so, the Brazilian star still ultimately prevailed over his Argentine opponent. What is this? Pele played and scored more than 700 goals for the club, while that number for Maradona was only 300. To understand it, we need to analyze further the variables involved, including club representatives and their positions.
Is Pele the best of all time?
Pele is the clear winner in all criteria. His three-time World Cup-winning feat, from four World Cup appearances, is unlikely to be matched. Pele scored a Guinness World Record 1279 goals in 1363 games and also collected the following personal records along the way: Youngest winner of a World Cup.
Is Pele or Messi better?
Recently, Messi surpassed the goal tally of Brazilian legend Pele during PSG vs Club Brugge in a Champions League match. Messi, at 34, is one of the greats of the game but still is a lot behind the highest goal-scorer in the world.