Alvaro Recobo, former Inter Milan player, has given his opinion on who he thinks is the greatest player of all time (GOAT). The Uruguay international, who had eleven years of experience with Inter Milan, believes that Argentina football star, Lionel Messi is the greatest player of all time.
Interacting with TyC Sports, the former Inter Milan player said that he thought that the Barcelona forward was indeed the best player that the Football has ever seen. He stated that even though many critics question Lionel Messi for spending all his time in La Liga tournament.
It is worth noting here that although Recobo did mention the likes of Diego Maradona and Pele when speaking about Lionel Messi’s greatness, he completely ignored Messi’s rival, Cristiano Ronaldo.
“A lot of people talk about Maradona or Pelé, but Messi has been at the top for 15 years. On the top. People can say: ‘But he hasn’t moved from Barcelona.’ And yes, but his teammates have changed. , and he’s still there. For me, Messi is the best of all time. Absolutely. For me,” Reboca told TyC Sports.
Messi is currently with the Barcelona squad who are participating in pre-season friendly matches. They will play Vissel Kobe next on 27 July, Saturday.