Lionel Messi, already considered one of the few modern players up with the likes of Pele, Maradona and Cruyff as a candidate for the mantle of "greatest footballer in history", inspired Argentina to a dramatic World Cup win this past Sunday and claimed the final accolade missing from his astounding resume.
In the eyes of many on social media, the success sealed his position as the true greatest ever. But, what do you think?
The below poll is your chance to cast your vote in the big soccer debate.
So, do you think it is now beyond doubt that Messi is the GOAT? Or does someone else still hold that honour, in your eyes?