Those are simply 3 of the names on a star-studded listing of strikers Chelsea ace Cesc Fabregas has had the excitement of taking part in with.
But which one is the most efficient?
Fabregas performed in the similar workforce as Messi at Barcelona the place they received La Liga, Cope del Rey and Supercopa de Espana trophies all over the midfielder’s 3 years on the Nou Camp.
And whilst Fabregas admits he had a “wonderful connection” with the five-time Ballon d’Or winner, Messi isn’t a vintage No.nine like Diego Costa or Morata.
“Diego is the forward who has been best at reading and understanding my way of playing football,” Fabregas advised Spanish newspaper AS.
“When I exploit the phrase ahead, I am not speaking concerning the likes of Messi as a ahead.
“With Leo we had an attractive connection, but when we’re to believe a vintage No. nine then there is is without a doubt that taking part in with Diego used to be sheer enjoyment.
“He used to be glorious at discovering house and fought for each ball as though it have been the remaining.
“Alvaro is extra of a ’within the field’ striker and has an ideal goalscoring intuition and assaults the ball so smartly. It’s a pleasure to play with him.”
Fabregas just lately admitted it used to be a disgrace Costa’s time at Chelsea got here to a bitter finish with the 28-year-old to formally change into an Atletico Madrid participant in January.
Chelsea tackle Atletico within the Champions League this night time (7.45pm).