Players capable of usurping Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo in Ballon d’Or titles race
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have won every Ballon d’Or since 2008. The world’s best two players have both won the accolade five times, but 2018 could be the year when their duopoly is finally broken with Neymar, Kylian Mbappe, Harry Kane and Paul Pogba among the contenders. For the past decade, the Ballon d’Or…
Ronaldo presents fifth Ballon d'Or to Bernabeu
Cristiano Ronaldo paraded his record-equalling fifth Ballon d'Or to an adoring Santiago Bernabeu before Real Madrid’s clash with Sevilla on Saturday.
Ronaldo 'confident' of winning Ballon D'Or
Cristiano Ronaldo said on Friday that he was "confident as always" of winning the upcoming Ballon D'Or for best player in the world.
Ronaldo, Messi lead Ballon d'Or nominees
Portugal superstar Ronaldo is attempting to match Lionel Messi's record by winning the prize for a fifth time after his starring role in Real Madrid's first La Liga and Champions League double in 59 years.
Martial tips Pogba to win Ballon d’Or
Speaking to MUTV, Martial praised Pogba, who has played a key part in Manchester United’s impressive start to the Premier League season with consecutive 4-0 wins over West Ham and Swansea, for his character both on and off the field.
Ballon d'Or in play as Ronaldo bears down on Messi
"I want to catch Messi," Ronaldo confessed when collecting his third World Player of the Year crown back in 2015.
Ronaldo celebrates as record-equalling Madrid cruise
Cristiano Ronaldo paraded his fourth Ballon d'Or and powered home his first goal of 2017 as Real Madrid equalled Barcelona's Spanish record 39-game unbeaten run with a 5-0 demolition of lowly Granada on Saturday.
FIFA invites Pinnick to Best Football Awards ceremony
The World football governing body, FIFA has invited the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF’s) President, Amaju Pinnick, to Monday’s The Best FIFA Football Awards 2016 ceremony taking place in Zurich, Switzerland.