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Why Real Madrid star Cristiano Rionaldo is not the Best Player in History

Cristiano Ronaldo, the man of the moment who have scored the best goals to lift the biggest trophies in Europe.

He remarkable goal tally and individualistic approach to football has won him lots of personal accolade {he has won 374 individual awards, including five Ballon d'Or} but to deem himself the best footballer in history is not just right.
Living legends like Pele, Maradona, Ronaldo Dilma and even his coach Zinedine Zidane have lifted the biggest trophy in World Football which is the World Cup- which he hasn't won yet with Portugal.
Pele's remarkable achievement of winning the World Cup three times with Brazil is a record that might never be broken in history and still, he 67-year-old has never claimed he is the best in history but rather, fervent footballer lovers know he is the greatest of all time. 
Ronaldo might have created remarkable records in the Champions League {he has scored the most goals in the competition -114 goals; most goals in a calendar year- 17 goals…
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Ronaldo is the first European and Portuguese to win five Ballon d'Or and three European Best Player among his numerous trophies. He is also the first captain in Portugal's history to lift a major international trophies- The 2016 Euros. 

Boasting about his numerous club and individual accolades and records broken and set Ronaldo had this to say: 
"I'm the best player in history, in the good moments and the bad ones", he told France Football, the reputable magazine that organised the Ballon d'Or. 

"I respect everyone preferences, but I've never seen anyone better than me. I have always thought that. No footballer can do the things i can. There's no player more complete than me. I play well with boot fee. I'm quick, powerful, good with the head, i score goals, i make assists. There are guy…