"Messi’s a fantastic player. It’s a joy to watch him on the pitch. Is
he the greatest? I don’t know, just like I don’t know whether it’s
possible to compare him to Cristiano Ronaldo, who has a different style.
I have a lot of respect for Messi, just like I had for Cruyff,
Beckenbauer, Platini. But ultimately there will never be another Pele. I
was born for football like Beethoven was for music and Michelangelo was