FIFA Ballon d'Or

Ibrahimovic: I'm better than Messi

December 5, 2011
By ESPNsoccernet staff
AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic insists that he doesn't need an accolade like the FIFA Ballon d'Or to prove to himself that he is the best in the world.

• Liga trio on Ballon d'Or shortlist

Ibrahimovic, known for his high level of self-confidence, was not on the 23-man shortlist for the award but when asked which of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi was the better player and favourite to take home the prize, he simply said: "In my head I am the strongest of all. ...

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