Pele declares Barcelona star Messi best in world - for now
Asked what Messi has to do to be remembered as the best ever, Pele told Sky Sports News: "It is time - each generation has your own good player.
"Messi no doubt today is one of the best players, no doubt.
"You have some time ago (Diego) Maradona, you have (Michel) Platini, you have (Zinedine) Zidane, you know a few years ago Zidane was the best.
"In every generation you have one and at the moment Messi is the best."