With goal-scoring record beaten, is Messi now greater than Pele?

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    Barcelona’s superstar footballer Lionel Messi has beaten Pele’s record for goal-scoring at a single club, notching 644 goals. Nicolas Jucha, journalist for So Foot, says Pele will still remain the greater player in the eyes of some for winning three World Cups.

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