Messi congratulate all the journalist and colleagues In the Ballon d’or ceremony
Lionel Messi won the Ballon d’Or trophy for the sixth time after outplayed Virgil Van Dijk. On Monday (3/12/19) night, Messi was selected this year’s Footballer of the Year, based on the votes of three journalists.
Cristiano Ronaldo was in the fray with Messi five times for the Ballon d’Or. Michel Platini, Johan Cruyff and Marco van Basten have made the list for the Ballon d’Or. Each of them won the Ballon d’Or 4 times. On the other hand, US football star Megan Rapinoe won the girl’s Ballon d ‘Or.
On the Ballon d’Or ceremony, Messi remembers his first Ballon d’Or in Paris
” Thank you to my colleagues from my club. It’s really amazing. Thank you so much. To the journalist and my colleagues with whom I win and lose, I remember my first Ballon d’Or in Paris, when I arrived with my brothers, now I pick up the sixth, and this was absolutely unthinkable.
” I never stopped dreaming and enjoying football like when I was a child. I hope I have more years to enjoy, although I’m aware of how old I am, everything happens very quickly and I know that the moment of withdrawal is approaching.” Messi spoke in the award ceremony.
It should be noted that the controversy surrounding the Ballon d’Or has been settled since Sunday. Anime spread to the net world – Elmten will win the Ballon d’Or again with the most votes. The list was calculated by how many votes Messi-Ronaldo received.
Messi, who scored 5 goals in La Liga last season, was the favourite to win the Ballon d’Or. Liverpool star defender Van Dyke was ready to hit Messi. Cristiano Ronaldo was a bit behind in the fight with Messi-Virgil Van Dijk.