Gareth Bale believes Cristiano Ronaldo is world`s best player

ANI| Updated: Jan 18, 2014, 14:01 PM IST

New Delhi: Gareth Bale has said that in his opinion Cristiano Ronaldo is the best football player playing at present.

The 24-year-old footie ace said that Ronaldo deserves to be recognised as the best player in the world right now, and really deserves that award, a magazine reported.

He even revealed that when he joined Real Madrid, David Beckham texted him a few words of advice.

Bale said that it was great to hear from Beckham, who has achieved so much.