‘I don’t know if Messi will be on Ballon d’Or podium this time’
Cristiano Ronaldo admits he has plenty of contenders capable of taking his Ballon D’Or crown this year, but doesn’t believe Lionel Messi is one of them. The Juventus striker is looking to claim his third title in a row, and what would a record-breaking sixth for an individual. He is currently tied on five with…
Ronaldo, Messi, Salah battle Modric for Ballon d’or
FIFA best player of the year Luka Modric remains on track for a second major award after he was named yesterday among 30 nominees for the Ballon d’Or alongside the likes of ex-Real Madrid teammate, Cristiano Ronaldo, Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah.
Luka Modric wins FIFA Best Player of the Year award
Croatian and Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric on Monday night pipped Liverpool’s talisman Mohammad Salah and Ronaldo to win the 2018 FIFA Best Player of the Year Award. The Real Madrid midfielder won the Best FIFA Men's Player award for guiding Croatia to the World Cup final and winning a third consecutive Champions League trophy…
Modric threatens to end Ronaldo-Messi era as world's best
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi's decade-long domination of football's individual awards is under threat from Real Madrid and Croatia midfielder Luka Modric and Liverpool's Egyptian forward Mohamed Salah when FIFA's player of the year is announced on Monday.
Salah battles Modric, Ronaldo for FIFA best Footballer award
The world’s best male and female footballers will be named at the Best Fifa Football Awards in London today...
Ronaldo told me I deserved UEFA Player of the year award, says Modric
Luka Modric has said his former Real Madrid team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo told him he deserved to win the 2017-18 UEFA Player of the Year award. Modric beat out Ronaldo and Mohamed Salah for the award, which was presented last week at the Champions League draw in Monaco.
The candidates for The Best FIFA Football Awards 2018
Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal/Juventus FC, formerly Real Madrid CF); Luka Modrić (Croatia/Real Madrid CF); and Mohamed Salah (Egypt/Liverpool FC).
Messi missing as FIFA shortlists Ronaldo, Modric, Salah for Best Football awards
For the first time in 11 years, Argentina Captain, Lionel Messi is not among the three players shortlisted by FIFA for the Best Football Awards. Rather, Cristiano Ronaldo...
Ronaldo, Salah and Modric nominated for FIFA best player award
Lionel Messi was left off the shortlist for the FIFA's men's player of the year award on Monday as his old rival Cristiano Ronaldo was named alongside Luka Modric and Mohamed Salah. Messi has dominated the award along with Ronaldo over the past decade, but the Barcelona star has been omitted from the list of…
Ronaldo 'furious' at losing to Modric for UEFA player of year
Cristiano Ronaldo was hopping mad at losing out to Croatia star Luka Modric for the UEFA Player of the Year, Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri revealed on Friday.
Modric beats Ronaldo, Salah to UEFA Player of the Year award
Luka Modric has been named as UEFA Men’s Player of the Year after leading Real Madrid to their third successive Champions League title.