Lionel Messi of Barcelona was the best soccer player in 2009.
Currently The worlds best soccer player is Cristiano Ronaldo
Maradona is the best soccer player in the world
MASOOD JAFARI the worlds best soccer player ever in history of football
Marta Vieira da Silva
According to ESPN and FIFA statistics Cristiano Ronaldo is currently the worlds best soccer player as of 2011 Well they are wrong. Cristiano is nothing compared to Messi the best of all time would be Pele
Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo.