Leo Messi vs Deportivo

Cristiano Ronaldo may have scooped the award, but many would argue that the best player in the world at present is Barcelona’s mercurial Argentine, Lionel Messi.

The pint-sized winger offered another wonderful performance in La Liga on Saturday night, scoring a brilliant opener against Deportivo La Coruna and putting in another splendid shift for the Catalan giants.

Highlights of Messi’s individual performance against Deportivo can be seen here.