Cristiano Ronaldo made headlines by responding to a scathing critique of Lionel Messi's eighth Ballon d'Or win on social media. Messi secured his record-extending eighth Ballon d'Or at the 2023 ceremony in Paris, surpassing Ronaldo by three awards. However, critics, including Spanish journalist...
Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Neymar have made a 30-man shortlist of players nominated for the 2017 Ballon D’Or award.
The full list of top footballers was revealed on Monday by the organisers, France Football.
The winners will be selected by a panel of journalists.
Here is the Ballon...
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Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has emerged winner of the prestigious Ballon d'Or award for a fourth time.
Ronaldo, 31, helped Real Madrid win last season's Champions League and scored three goals as Portugal won Euro 2016.
He also won the award in 2008, 2013 and 2014.
Ronaldo is now one...
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Wales captain, Gareth Bale and Portugal superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo have been named among the first nominees for this year’s Ballon d’Or. The two players are Real Madrid teammates.
The duo join Man City’s Sergio Aguero, Borussia Dortmund’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Italian goalkeeper...
World football governing body, Fifa and France Football have ended their partnership deal for the Ballon d’Or award.
This follows an announcement by both parties on Friday, with the prestigious individual award now set to return to its original home after FIFA severed its sponsorship ties...
FIFA Ballon d'Or: Lionel Messi (ARG, Barcelona)
FIFA Women's World Player of the Year: Carli Lloyd (USA, Houston Dash)
FIFA World Coach of the Year (Men's): Luis Enrique (ESP, Barcelona)
FIFA World Coach of the Year (Women's): Jill Ellis (ENG, United States)
FIFA Puskás Award: Wendell Lira (BRA...
Barcelona star Lionel Messi has been announced as winner of the Ballon d'Or for the year 2015.
Here's what he said after the announcement:
It's a very special moment for me, winning another Ballon d'Or after being in the audience watching Cristiano win the last two years.
I want to thank...
Barcelona star Lionel Messi has been announced as winner of the Ballon d'Or award.
Thus he is FIFA Player of the year for 2015.
Cristiano Ronaldo is the runner up while Neymar brings up the rear.
Neymar had 7% of the vote, Ronaldo had 27%. Messi had 41.33% exactly.
READ: Lionel Messi's...
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