Rashford's double in Man United win vs. Liverpool tops Power Rankings

Player Power Rankings: Rashford rises to the top (3:50)

ESPN FC's Craig Burley examines this week's Player Power Rankings, which see Marcus Rashford top the list following his brace against Liverpool. (3:50)

ESPN FC's global editorial desks nominate their top weekend performers. Marcus Rashford leads the way after his double vs. Liverpool.

1. Marcus Rashford | Manchester United

Why he's here: In his first Premier League start since Boxing Day, Rashford delivered both United goals in a vital 2-1 win over Liverpool as the clubs battle for second in the league.

2. Cristiano Ronaldo | Real Madrid

Why he's here: Ronaldo continued his hot streak, scoring each of Madrid's goals in a 2-1 win at Eibar on Saturday -- his 16th and 17th in his past 10 appearances.

3. Robert Lewandowski | Bayern Munich

Why he's here: Lewandowski bagged a hat trick against hapless Hamburg in Saturday's 6-0 win -- his 98th, 99th and 100th Bundesliga goals for Bayern in just his 120th league appearance with the club.

4. Michy Batshuayi | Borussia Dortmund

Why he's here: Batshuayi scored both the go-ahead goal and the match-winner in Dortmund's 3-2 win over Eintracht Frankfurt on Saturday -- not bad for a 28-minute cameo.

5. Paulo Dybala | Juventus

Why he's here: La Joya is returning to his clinical best, delivering both goals in Juve's 2-0 win over Udinese on Sunday.

6. Rodrigo | Valencia

Why he's here: The thrice-capped Spanish international scored both goals in a 2-0 win over Sevilla that gives Valencia an 11-point over in La Liga's final Champions League place.

7. Son Heung-Min | Tottenham

Why he's here: Led the line as Harry Kane limped off injured, Son scored twice in Spurs' 4-1 comeback win at Bournemouth -- his sixth and seventh goal in his past four appearances.

8. Alassane Plea | Nice

Why he's here: Plea scored four of Nice's five goals in Sunday's 5-2 win at Guingamp.

9. Willian | Chelsea

Why he's here: Man-of-the-match honours and a goal -- his 13th of the season -- for Willian in Chelsea's 2-1 win over Crystal Palace on Saturday.

10. Henrikh Mkhitaryan | Arsenal

Why he's here: The Armenia international scored one and assisted on another in Arsenal's 3-0 win over Watford on Sunday.

Also receiving votes: Luis Suarez (Barcelona), Antoine Griezmann (Atletico Madrid).

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