Club World Cup triumph proves Barcelona are ‘Best in the world’

Lionel Messi declared Barcelona are the “best team in the world” after becoming Club World Cup champions with a 3-0 win against River Plate in Sunday’s final.

Messi, 28, returned from a kidney issue to start the game in Yokohama against Copa Libertadores champions River, and opened the scoring after 33 minutes with a fine finish from Neymar’s header down.

Luis Suarez scored twice more after half-time as Barca added a fifth trophy to the Champions League, La Liga, Copa del Rey and European Supercup…12362739_10154000163994305_272176132716862334_o 12374729_10154000164014305_6870453383064070097_o 12375272_10154000164314305_6713329858709330386_o

Source: ESPN