Best football players of all time ranked

Pelé (Edson Arantes do Nascimento):

Widely considered one of the greatest footballers ever, Pelé won three FIFA World Cups with Brazil (1958, 1962, 1970) and scored over 1,000 career goals.

Diego Maradona:

Known for his exceptional dribbling skills and infamous "Hand of God" goal, Maradona led Argentina to victory in the 1986 FIFA World Cup and had a stellar club career with Napoli and Barcelona, among others

Lionel Messi:

Arguably the greatest player of his generation, Messi has won numerous Ballon d'Or awards and achieved incredible success with Barcelona, breaking numerous records and dazzling fans with his extraordinary skills and goal-scoring prowess.

Cristiano Ronaldo:

 Another modern football icon, Ronaldo has won multiple Ballon d'Or awards and has had a highly successful career with clubs like Manchester United, Real Madrid, and Juventus, as well as the Portuguese national team.

Johan Cruyff:

A pioneer of "Total Football" and one of the most influential figures in the history of the sport, Cruyff won numerous domestic and international titles with Ajax and Barcelona and left a lasting legacy as both a player and a coach.