Eto’o: I respect Maradona, but Ronaldo, Messi & Cristiano marked modern football

Samuel Eto’o has had his say on the greatest players ever debate.

While the recently retired forward spoke of his admiration for Diego Maradona, he believes that Ronaldo Nazario, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have had a greater impact.

“I have great respect for Diego Maradona, but the players who have most marked modern football are Ronaldo, Messi and Cristiano,” he told La Gazzetta dello Sport