Football News: Messi, Ronaldo and Neymar are the only superstars-Pele

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According to the Brazilian legend Pele Messi, Ronaldo, and Neymar are the genuine superstars of this football galaxy right now.get more Lionel Messi News on


In 2007 the Brazilian midfielder Kaka received the Ballon d’Or award and after that Messi and the Portuguese superstar, Ronaldo  has shared that prestigious award among themselves five times each, and the Brazilian Neymar finished third in the last three editions at Ballon d’Or.


The Selecao fans are used to see the best football from their team, while the football legend Highlighted that always they have almost three to four top players for each position at a given time.


But he believes that this is not the scenario right now for his nation, but he believes that right now their team captain Neymar is among the top three players in the world.


The 77-year-old Pele said: "Neymar has changed the way he plays with the national team,"


"He has had to.


"At his club side, he was playing as a left-sided attacker, whereas for Brazil, he plays more centrally, as a more traditional number 10. That's hard, but he's managed to adapt his game.


"If you look around the world, the ones who stand out are Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar. There are no other superstars.


"The important thing is for the national team to be well organised as a group because they no longer have three or four top players for each position.


"The same is true of Germany, whose emphasis is more on the collective. Before, it was individuals who mattered most, but it's changed a lot. It's all very similar these days."