- Samuel Eto'o has picked Cristiano Ronaldo as the best footballer of all time
- Eto'o declared this while speaking as a pundit on the Italian Serie A
- Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are the biggest rivals in the world
Former Barcelona superstar Samuel Eto'o has reportedly rated Portugal international Cristiano Ronaldo as the best of all time while speaking as a pundit on the Italian Serie A games.
Eto'o while speaking with Sky Sport was asked to talk on his former club Inter Milan and Juventus who are both in serious race for this season's League title.
"I see Juve and I don't know. They have Cristiano Ronaldo, the best of all time, or Dybala, another phenomenon, but I would like to see the Sarri of Empoli again,'' he explained according to the report on Besoccer who cited Sky Sport.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are regarded as the best footballers by fans and pundits considering their achievements so far in the last 10 years.
These two men have dominated the game of football most especially when Cristiano Ronaldo was playing at Real Madrid.
Lionel Messi has won six Ballon D'Or award, while Cristiano Ronaldo has won five in his career.
During his active playing time, Samuel Eto'o was known as arguably the best striker in Africa and one of the best scorers in the world.
Before retiring from football, Samuel Eto'o won four African Player of the year awards in the year 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2010 in which only former Manchester City star Yaya Toure has the same number of awards.
The former Cameroon international played for Barcelona between 2004 to 2007 where he played with Argentine star Lionel Messi and also Brazilian football legend Ronaldinho.
Samuel Eto'o won his first ever UEFA Champions League title with Barcelona in the 2005/06 season when they beat Premier League side Arsenal 2-1 in which the Cameroonian scored the first goal.
Since Arsenal lost that final in Paris against Barcelona, the Gunners have not even gotten to the last eight not to talk of reaching the final.
Eto'o later moved to Inter Milan from Barcelona where he recorded another successful career in the Italian Serie A while playing at the San Siro stadium where he won his third Champions League title.
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