By Sunday Silver E.
Paul Scoles who played for Manchester United in his entire playing career had his birthday yesterday. One of the Legend of the English Premier league is well known for his good passing skills.
Paul Scoles a product of Manchester United youth academy under Sir Alex Ferguson, scored a today of 150 goals in 713 games.
Superstars in the game have always eulogized Paul Scoles to be one of greatest midfielder in world football.
These are some of the comments by football legends on the quality of Scoles.
– Deco: “Paul Scholes was better than Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard.”
– Pele: “If he was playing with me, I would have scored so many more.”
– Zidane: My toughest opponent? Scholes of Manchester. He is the complete midfielder.”
– Xavi: “He’s (Scholes) the best central midfielder I’ve seen in the last 15, 20 years.”
– Thierry Henry: “He’s (Scholes) the greatest player in Premier League history.”
– John Terry on Gerrard, Lampard or Scholes: “I’m going to say Lamps, aren’t I? But I do think naturally Scholes was unbelievable. He did things I’ve not seen many players do. He was incredible.”
– Iniesta: “I love Paul Scholes. I ran up to him at Wembley to get his shirt, it’s on the wall at my house.”