Modric has said Ronaldo deserves the “The Best” award for 2017.
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric, speaking for FIFA TV before the ceremony, said Cristiano Ronaldo is currently the best player in the world and should win the “Best” award.
“Excellent player, extraordinary man and we are very happy to have him in the squad. Currently he is the best in the world, “Modric said.
“It was a wonderful year, we could not want for more. We won La Liga, the Champions League. We became the first team in history to defend the Champion title, just a magical year. And now we have started the season very well by winning the Super Cup of Spain and Europe, I hope to repeat these successes, “Modric added.