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50 greatest footballers of all time – Messi ranked 3rd – See Ronaldo rank and full list

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90min.com, a popular football website, has published its list of the 50 greatest footballers of all time (G.O.A.T) in 2021

Diego Maradona was voted the greatest player of all time by the website, with Brazilian legend Pele coming in second and Barcelona King Lionel Messi rounding out the top three.

Ronaldo Nazario of Brazil, Johan Cruyff of the Netherlands, and Franz Beckenbauer of Germany all came before Juventus’ superstar Cristiano Ronaldo.

Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are generally regarded as the greatest players in the history of the round leather game, having broken record after record in the last 15 years.

VIEW ALSO :Ronaldo ranks third highest goalscorers over Messi in football history

However, 90min.com has its own list of the top 50 players of all time.

See List below :

  • 50. Luka Modric49. John Charles
  • 48. Robert Lewandowski
  • 47. Jairzinho
  • 46. Omar Sivori
  • 45. Paulo Rossi
  • 44. Paul Breitner
  • 43. George Weah
  • 42. Kaka
  • 41. Lev Yashin
  • 40. Gunnar Nordahl
  • 39. Sandor Kocsis
  • 38. Kevin Keegan
  • 37. Hristo Stoichcov
  • 36. Gianluigi Buffon
  • 35. Johan Neeksens
  • 34. Xavi
  • 33. Luis Suarez [ESP]
  • 32. Karl-Heinz Rummenigge
  • 31. Andres Iniesta
  • 30. Rivelino
  • 29. Bobby Moore
  • 28. Socrates
  • 27. Lothar Mattheus
  • 26. Ronaldinho
  • 25. Ruud Gullit
  • 24. Bobby Charlton
  • 23. Guiseppe Meazza
  • 22. Raymond Kopa
  • 21. Romario
  • 20. Eusebio
  • 19. Marco van Basten
  • 18. George Best
  • 17. Zico
  • 16. Franco Baresi
  • 15. Ferenc Puskas
  • 14. Paolo Maldini
  • 13. Gerd Muller
  • 12. Mane Garrincha
  • 11. Alfredo Di Stefano
  • 10. Roberto Baggio
  • 9. Michel Platini
  • 8. Zinedine Zidane
  • 7. Cristiano Ronaldo
  • 6. Ronaldo Nazario
  • 5. Johan Cruyff
  • 4. Franz Beckenbauer
  • 3. Lionel Messi
  • 2. Pele
  • 1. Diego Maradona
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