Mario Gomez: Messi is the best player in the world

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The Bayern Munich striker has denied comparisons with the Barcelona star and has admitted that the Argentinean is on a different level.
Mario Gomez has played down any comparisons with Lionel Messi and has insisted that the player is probably the best player the game has ever seen. He admitted that it would be ‘crazy’ if he compares himself to the Argentinean
international as the player is in a different class altogether.
Gomez has been in sensational form this season and has already scored a staggering 37 goals in 41 appearances for the Reds in all competitions. The striker has been in sublime form and is the highest goalscorer in the Bundesliga
at the moment.
The former player expressed his delight on consistently scoring goals this season and admitted that the team’s success is certainly his first priority. He is confident that his goals will help the side in achieving
the set goals at the end of the season.  
“Of course I am a striker and will score many goals, but the team's success is of course an absolute priority. I'm not crazy and will not compare myself with Messi. He is perhaps the best ever. But he inspires me to score more
goals,” he was quoted as saying in an interview.
On the other hand, the German international has set his sights on winning the second-leg Champions League quarter-final against Olympique Marseille on Tuesday. The striker warned his side against complacency in the game and admitted
that the French team is well capable of turning things around.
Bayern have a 2-0 lead from the first-leg and need only a draw at home to progress to the semi-final of the competition.
“We mustn't start thinking it'll happen automatically. In a quarter-final, you can't expect the opposition to give up and let us through. It'll be another fiercely contested game. We have to resist and deliver the same performance
we gave in the first leg,” he concluded.
Mario Gomez is currently the joint scorer in the competition with, having scored 12 times in the 10 games played this far.



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