FIFA grants the Ballon d’Or 2014 to the Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo

The Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo was the winner for the second consecutive year of the Ballon d’Or of the 2014 season, awarded on Monday by the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA). As the best player of 2014, Ronaldo, 29, surpassed the Barcelona...

FIFA announced the list of candidates for the Ballon d’Or of the World Cup

FIFA has made ​​official this Friday the list of nominees for the Golden Ball for the Best Player of the World Cup Brazil 2014. Candidates are four German players (Mats Hummels, Philip Lahm, Toni Kroos and Thomas Müller), three Argentines (Javier Mascherano, Lionel Messi, Angel...

The Ballon d’Or was received by Ronaldo after 5 years

Five years after his first Ballon d’Or, achieved after winning the Champions League with the Manchester United in 2008, Cristiano Ronaldo  recovered yesterday the trophy without winning a title in 2013. While his highest competitor, Lionel Messi received the trophy for four...

Cristiano Ronaldo wins second Ballon d’Or

Portuguese player of Real Madrid, Cristiano Ronaldo, was proclaimed today as the winner of the Ballon d’Or 2013 awarded by FIFA and France Fotball, at the gala in Zurich. Beating Leonel Messi (FC Barcelona) and Frank Ribery (Bayern Munich), Ronaldo won his second award...
Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi Wins his Fourth Ballon d’Or

Argentine striker Lionel Messi was the star of the show after being awarded with the Ballon d’Or (Golden Ball) for the fourth consecutive year, something unprecedented in the history of soccer. With this award, the Argentine star, who scored 91 goals during the last year...
23 players and 10 coaches go for the Golden Ball

23 players and 10 coaches go for the Golden Ball

Since yesterday FIFA confirmed the 23 candidates for the Ballon d’Or, in which eight players are from Fútbol Club Barcelona and five are from Real Madrid. From the list of coaches who are fighting to win this award are Vicente Del Bosque, Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho. On...