Top 5 Players in the World – 2017

Every fan has an opinion about who the best players in the world are. But there are a few players that nearly everyone agrees upon. Here is a list of the best in the world currently

2. Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid, Portugal)
Cristiano Ronaldo is the only player who fans say could be considered Messi’s equal—if not superior. Ronaldo is stronger and taller than the Argentine and his goals-to-games ratio is similar. In 2016, Ronaldo was named FIFA’s Player of the Year, his fourth such honor. In fact, he and Messi have been the only two players to win that honor since 2007. Since joining Real Madrid from Manchester United in 2009, Ronaldo has been a revelation, making the world record outlay of $131 million looks less outrageous with every goal he scores. His famous stopover is imitated in parks right across the world.