Manchester United defender Rafael da Silva rates Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo ahead of Barcelona's Lionel Messi.

There is currently plenty of debate about who is the best player in the world. The trophies and accolades make Messi stand out - but Rafael believes it is Ronaldo.

He said: "For me, he's the best player in the world.

"I think he is the complete player and I really like him. I think he is the number one."