"Today he's fantastic, his form over the last few months has brought him to the highest point in his career. ... When people say some players are world class it's the most misused term but now Wayne is getting to the point where we have to say he's one of the best players in the world."
-- Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson on Man U's Wayne Rooney. Ferguson added that Cristiano Ronaldo, who left Man U in the summer for Real Madrid, is "the best in the world." (AFP)