11/30/2021 8:54 am | UPDATED 11/30/2021 AT 9:18 a.m.
Still considered the best player of all time, Pelé went there with his message of congratulations to Lionel Messi after his seventh Ballon d’Or.
The debates around the status of the greatest player of all time are not about to end. And if he panics the counters less than in the past, Lionel Messi, by winning the Copa America with Argentina, silenced some of his detractors this summer. This coronation is also for many in the seventh Ballon d’Or won by the former Barcelona.
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This new award may not be enough to shake Pelé, still considered the greatest player of all time by most observers, but it has earned him congratulations from the Brazilian legend.
“Congratulations Leo Messi, for this other Ballon d’Or. It is certainly a fair tribute to an unparalleled talent. Seven times, thank you very much! “, Wrote” King Pelé “on his Instagram account.