The former Italy international Alessandro Costacurta believes that the Brazil international and FC Barcelona star Neymar has already surpassed the level of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.
According to the former AC Milan star Alessandro Costacurta, the Brazilian forward Neymar will have the same number of goals as Ronaldo at the end of his career.
As the 25-year-old young forward has already scored more than 70 goals for FC Barcelona since 2013 and has scored more than 50 goals for his nation Brazil since 2010, which made the 50-year-old AC Milan legend Alessandro Costacurta to believe that in this moment Neymar is better than Cristiano Ronaldo and Messi, he is the best player in the world now, in 2017.
As in a recent interview, Costacurta told Sky Italia, “Actually, I believe in this moment Neymar is better than Cristiano Ronaldo and Messi, he's the best player in the world now, in 2017.”
“If we take a look at his performances and we compare them with those of Messi and Ronaldo, I think Neymar is just better at the moment.”
The young FC Barcelona forward Neymar has scored 14 times in 35 appearances for Barcelona this season and starred in the scintillating comeback against PSG.
While the four times Ballon d’Or Cristiano Ronaldo has netted 26 times with the Argentine ace Lionel Messi way ahead of his challengers on 41 this season.