Former Manchester United winger Louis Nani has named Cristiano Ronaldo as his favorite Red Devils player.
Nani, who followed the same path as Ronaldo, graduating through Sporting Lisbon's youth academy before making the switch to Old Trafford ranks his countryman above legendary footballers Diego Maradona and Pele as the best player in history.
Speaking to Football Wave, Nani admitted he was surprised by Paul Scholes' ability but gave the nod to the now CR7.
"One player who really surprised me and impressed me a lot, in the beginning, was Paul Scholes - he was phenomenal," he said.
"My favorite was still Cristiano Ronaldo - the best."
"Best player ever? I have seen so many... even from the past like Maradona, Pele... but I would pick my companion of many battles, someone I have won so much with, someone I really respect."