Category Archives: Awards
There was no surprise last night as Cristiano Ronaldo won the 2013 FIFA Ballon d’Or. If there was any surprise it was the closeness of the vote with Ronaldo polling 27.99% of the votes and just beating the other finalists … Continue reading
There were no surprises today as FIFA revealed the three finalists for this year’s Ballon d’Or award as Leo Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Franck Ribery. The winner will be announced at the awards ceremony in Zurich on January 13.
Leo Messi today received the 2012/13 Golden Boot award as top goal scorer in European leagues last season. The ceremony took place at the Antigua Fábrica de Estrella Damm in Barcelona with Carles Puyol, Gerard Piqué, Cesc Fabregas, Xavi Hernández, Jordi … Continue reading
No surprises as Leo Messi lifted his fourth Ballon d’Or in Zurich tonight after polling 41.60% of the votes, ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo on 23.68% and Andrés Iniesta on 10.91%. Barça were the best represented team along with Real Madrid in … Continue reading
Ok, I know there are still a few hours to go before tonight’s gala in Zurich for the 2012 Fifa Ballon d’Or, but there can be little doubt remaining that Leo Messi is going to win his fourth consecutive award. … Continue reading
The three finalists for this year’s Fifa Ballon d’Or are Leo Messi, Andres Iniesta and Cristiano Ronaldo. Fifa announced their shortlist today for the final gala in Zurich where the winner will be announced on January 7.
Obviously there are loads of lists for awards going out at this time of years, but for me one of the most interesting and well-compiled comes from 101greatgoals.com who have made their list of the 101 best young players in … Continue reading