By Jordan Seward For Mailonline
Published: 13:33 BST, 3 October 2018 | Updated: 13:36 BST, 3 October 2018
Neymar has ruled himself out of the running to win this year's Ballon d'Or and tipped Kylian Mbappe, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo to challenge for the gong.
The Brazilian, who came third in the 2015 and 2017 edition, believes his Paris Saint-Germain team-mate Kylian Mbappe, Messi and Ronaldo deserve to be the three finalists.
Asked who he thought has a chance of winning the coveted award, Neymar told AS: 'I would say, Ronaldo, Messi and Mbappe.'
Neymar has ruled himself out of the running to win the Ballon d'Or and picked three finalists
Ronaldo is an obvious contender for the trophy - which will be officially presented in December - again after helping Real Madrid to a third consecutive Champions League title last season.
The Portugal star claimed the prize for