Lionel Messi named world's best footballer

The argentine footballer is on Monday night has been named to the world's best footballer at Ballon d'or ceremony in Paris. It is the sixth time that the Ba

Lionel Messi named world's best footballer

The argentine footballer is on Monday night has been named to the world's best footballer at Ballon d'or ceremony in Paris.

It is the sixth time that the Barcelona star receives the award.

he Thus becomes also the record holder alone in this context. Until Monday evening, both he and portugiseren Cristiano Ronaldo five Ballon d'or awards.

Then follows the French Michel Platini, as well as the Dutch Marco van remain the last team, and Johan Cruyff, each with three.

Messi was the first prize in 2009, and he ended up grabbing the four times in a row.

Then had the Barcelona player wait for 2015, before he got the award for the fifth time.

In the 2016 and 2017 won Ronaldo, while kroaten Luka Modric last year could lift the trophy for the farm level at the WORLD cup, where Croatia reached the final and in the Champions League, Modric won with Real Madrid.

could this year do it for Messi, that with the FC Barcelona had to see themselves beaten by Liverpool in the Champions League semi-final.

in Fact, this is the first time since 2013, to the Ballon d'or winner not also won the Champions Leauge.

Barcelona, the strokes, in contrast to the top of the Spanish league.

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Updated Date: 02 December 2019, 21:00

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