Is Ryan Giggs the most incredible football player?

  • 2 March 2013
Ryan Giggs and Wayne Rooney

Ryan Giggs could play his 1000th football match this weekend.

The 39-year-old midfielder, who has also played for Wales, started playing for Manchester United way back in 1991.

Since his Man United debut 22 years ago he's scored a mega 168 goals, helped the club win 33 trophies and never been given a red card!

His boss, Sir Alex Ferguson has called him marvellous, incredible and exceptional.

Even Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini is a fan, he said; "Ryan Giggs for me is one of the best players in the world. Now maybe he is old but he is a fantastic player".

We asked who you thought was the most incredible player and loads of you got in touch. Check out some of your thoughts below!

Your comments

"I think that Jack Wilshire from Arsenal is the future legend in football."

Jake, Surrey, England

"I think Steven Gerrard is the best player, he's always confident and never gives up."

Jayke, Telford, England

"I think Van Persie is the best, he is my role model and a great legend."

Grace, Sunderland, England

"I think Giggs is the best player because he scores lots of amazing goals and his celebration is world class."

Ryan, Manchester, England

"I think Neymar is the best player in the world because he always has new tricks up his sleeve."

Jahmal, London, England

"I think it is Rickie Lambert because he is a amazing player who has scored loads of goals through the whole of his career at Southampton."

Will, Southampton, England

"I like Fabregas because he has very light feet and I have always loved the way he never gives up."

Rylan, Norwich, England

"I think Ronaldo should get the title because he is a really young skilful and he has great hair."

Ewan, County Antrim, Northern Ireland

"I think Lionel Messi is a brilliant football player, he has skill, pace and an awesome left foot."

Ben, Sheffield, England

"Ryan Giggs is good but I still believe that Pele is the greatest player ever, Ronaldo and Messi are amazing but nowhere near Pele's level."

Taylor, Great Yarmouth, England

"I think Joe Hart for his amazing saving skills on the pitch and long distance kicks."

Dylan, Carlisle, England

"I think Ryan Giggs deserves the title because he has done a lot for the team and also scores some great goals."

Aisha, London, England

"I think that Ryan Giggs is the most incredible footballer in the world because he has won individual and international titles as well!"

Barzan, Colchester, England

"I think Wayne Rooney is an incredible player because he scores lots of goals in fancy ways and he is mint!"

Luke, Newcastle upon Tyne, England

"Fernando Torres because he always sets the crowd cheering!"

Lara, Ipswich, England

"I think that Steven Gerrard is the best player in the world also I think Liverpool are the best team ever."

Toby, East Sussex, England

"I think Messi is an incredible player because he is really young and skilful."

Finn, Limerick, Ireland

"I think Steven Gerrard is an incredible footballer because he is captain fantastic and so passionate about what he does."

Matt, Reigate, England

"I believe that Wayne Rooney is the best player in the universe of football."

Lauren, Cork, Ireland

"Didier Drogba because he played really well in the Champions League final."

Ben, Herefordshire, England

"I think Frank Lampard is incredible because he has scored lots goals for Chelsea and helped get them near the top of the league."

Clay, Weymouth, England

"We think it's Neymar because of his super dribbles and skills."

Jamie and Owen, Dundee, Scotland

"I don't think Ryan Giggs is the best footballer because I think Wayne Rooney is because he is a good player and he scores great goals!"

George, Yorkshire, England

"I think Cristiano Ronaldo is the best play ever because of his fancy footwork and his amazing step over."

Yanis, London, England

"Steven Gerrard's the best player! Come on Liverpool."

Charlie, Shropshire, England

"I agree with Fergie that Giggs is amazing, but Scholes is just as good."

Euan, Lincolnshire, England

"I think Ryan Giggs is the most incredible football player ever! He's an absolute legend and I would be surprised that any football player would play in to their 30s let alone 40s!"

Rosie, East Sussex, England

"I think Ryan Giggs is an amazing player, no doubt one of the best."

Amy, Liverpool, England

"There's no way Ryan Giggs is the best player ever. That title HAS to go to David Nugent who plays for Leicester City Football Club. It's so obvious."

Ana, Northamptonshire, England

"I think Messi because he has great skill and pace."

Millie, Essex, England

"I think Ryan Giggs is good but Theo Walcott is better."

Malachi, Bracknell, England

"I think Tom Heaton as he plays for the best team ever (Bristol City!)."

Alfie, Bristol, England

"Giggs is not the best player, Cristiano Ronaldo is the best."

Justin, Rhyl, Wales

"I think that Luis Suarez is the most incredible football player in the world."

Aarthy, London, England

"I think Ryan Giggs is the best football player because I think he's great."

Ayesha, Stoke, England

"I think Robin Van Persie is the most incredible player because he has scored the most goals and he doesn't get many red and yellow cards."

Yaad, Colchester, England

"I think Ryan Giggs isn't the best football player. Pele, the legend, is the best player for football, and has a better title. He's called 'The King Of Football!' - beat Pele's title Ryan Giggs!"

Arinul, Birmingham, England

"I think that Gareth Bale is a great player, and Ronaldo. They will one day be legends."

Hannah, South Powys, Wales