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Di Stefano: Pele is the best ever

September 10, 2012
By ESPN staff
Legendary Real Madrid forward Alfredo Di Stefano believes that Pele was better than Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.

Di Stefano, 86, claims the Brazilian was a cut above his modern day counterparts, despite their obvious qualities.

"The best player ever? Pele. Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are both great players with specific qualities, but Pele was better," Di Stefano told El Colombiano.

The Argentine went on to describe the differences between the La ...

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