Lionel Messi of Barcelona have finally won the 2019 men’s ballon d’Or
Lionel Messi it is! He wins an unprecented sixth Ballon d’Or.
Messi’s stats in 2018-19:
La Liga: 36 goals, 13 assists
Champions League: 12 goals, 3 assists
La Liga winner
Best Fifa Men’s Player
European Golden Shoe
“Messi is still the best player in the world,” the centre-back said in June. “He deserves it as long as he plays. It doesn’t matter if he was in the Champions League final or not.”
Meanwhile, Cristiano Ronaldo did not attend tonight’s event in Paris for tonight’s gala. Remember he did not attend the ceremony for FIFA’s The Best back in September. Reportedly he is not even in the top three players in the placings for the France Football award this year.