Ronaldo claimed a fortnight ago that he deserved the award after guiding Real Madrid past Barca to the Spanish title this season and his case was further strengthen by a match-winnning performance as
However, speaking at a round table evening in honour of the Quimica de Sarria institute in the Catalan capital, Rosell insisted that there should be no doubt over whether
Rossell said: "
The former Nike executive also had a dig at Ronaldo's club coach
"I would not accept a manager who wants to win at any cost," said Rosell.
"I would ask for forgiveness if the manager of this club put their finger in anyone's eye."
Meanwhile, Barcelona sporting director
Zubizarreta, who played over 300 times for the club between 1986-1994, joined Barca in his current role in 2010 and played a vital role in the appointment of Vilanova as Pep Guardiola's successor as coach last month.
Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho remained non-committal about where he will be next term after his side lost 2-1 in the Copa del Rey final against local rival Atletico Madrid to round off the "worst season" of his life.