Pele: Ronaldo now better than Messi

January 31, 2014
By ESPN staff

Brazil legend Pele has told ESPN FC that Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has surpassed Lionel Messi to become the best player in the world.

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Ronaldo has had a stellar year with 69 goals in 59 games and won the Ballon d’Or earlier this month, beating Messi and Franck Ribery to the prize. 

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