Cristiano Ronaldo won his third Ballon d’Or trophy last night and let out a characteristic ‘whoop’ of delight as if he scored a goal. A the star studded event in Zurich, CR7 pipped Messi and Manuel Neuer to the post and walked away with a third trophy. The big question is; will the Real Madrid winger level the scores with the great Messi and carry off a fourth? More on this story
Argentine maestro Leo Messi has admitted that the only thing that is missing from his spectacular career is a World Cup Winners’ medal. The 25 year-old spoke on Monday night in Switzerland at the awards ceremony and conceded that he would gladly swap one of his FIFA Ballon d’Or awards for a World Cup medal with his country Argentina.
It came as no surprise yesterday when Argentine goal scoring machine Leo Messi was handed his third FIFA Ballon D’OR in a row. He beat the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and team mates Xavi and Iniesta to the top spot.
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