"Nowadays the number one is (Lionel) Messi, two is (Andres) Iniesta, who has been fighting hard for two years and now is at a great moment, and soon after there's Ronnie, (Thierry) Henry and Victor Valdes.

"Me? Right now I am not among the five best ones, for that reason it did not concern me that Ronaldinho did not put me in his list of the five best ones.

"Ronaldinho is a good friend of mine, even if some people don't believe that."