Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo has been named as the top player in the FIFA 18 ratings.

The Portuguese star has enjoyed a brilliant 2017, during which he’s clinched the Champions League and La Liga titles with his club and is favourite for the upcoming Ballon d’Or and FIFA player of the year prizes.

Ronaldo’s rival, Barcelona’s Lionel Messi, is in second spot, one place ahead of Neymar, the world’s most expensive player.

Elsewhere in the top 10, Bayern Munich’s Manuel Neuer is the top-ranked goalkeeper, in fifth position overall, with Chelsea’s Eden Hazard the top Premier League player in eighth.


German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer and Robert Lewandowski took poition 5 and 6 respectively as Toni Kroos and Gonzalo Higuan lock position 9 and 10.

Sky Sports