Power Rankings: Messi, Barcelona jump ahead of Ronaldo, Juventus to go top

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There is a new No. 1 in Shaka Hislop’s Power Rankings and they might have a familiar ring to them. That club is Barcelona, as after a slow start, Lionel Messi and Co. have jumped ahead of rival Cristiano Ronaldo’s Juventus to move to the head of the class. 

Dropping out: None

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