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These Fans Try To Decide Who Scotland’s Lionel Messi Would Be

Lionel Messi has again demonstrated this season why some see him as the greatest player of all time.

For Barcelona this campaign, the Argentine has scored an incredible 48 goals in 47 appearances, and at 31 years of age, he is set to continue breaking records in the years to come.

It raises the question of whether there have been players who have played in Scotland that could credibly be compared to him in style, if not necessarily in raw talent.

Rangers have had numerous talismanic figures over the years. Iconic stars such as Brian Laudrup and Dado Prso have graced Ibrox and demonstrated their ability.

In terms of the current crop, Ryan Kent‘s diminutive style and his ability to cut in from the flank would be the closest equivalent, but what about other clubs?

A Motherwell fan in the video below makes the case for former Scotland midfielder James McFadden as a potential contender, while a Celtic supporter decided to go with the current player of the year James Forrest:

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