Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho has snubbed Euro 2016 winner forward Cristiano Ronaldo when naming the three best players in the World.
Brazil international star who is suffering with an ankle ligaments injury which will see him sidelined for five or six weeks has named MSN as the best trio in the World.
Coutinho has been heavily linked with a move to Nou Camp in the recent months and latest comment from Brazilian playmaker will increase the speculations over his future.
‘My top three players in the world are the MSN trio,’ he told FourFourTwo.
‘One is fast, the other is skillful, then there’s the top scorer, so they really complete each other,’ he added.
Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo favourite to win the Ballon d’Or after the Los Blancos have won the Champions League before winning Euro 2016 winner.
‘Obviously there are others at Real Madrid too, like Cristiano Ronaldo, but those three [Messi, Suarez and Neymar] complete each other,’ Coutinho admitted.
South American trio MSN will do battle with Ronaldo on Saturday as El Clasico comes around in La Liga and it is believed that Coutinho will support Barcelona.