Lionel Messi’s career-long twin with Cristiano Ronaldo took one other fascinating flip because the Barcelona star received his sixth Ballon d’Or award.
The Argentine, who attended together with his spouse Antonella Roccuzzo and his two sons Thiago and Mateo, went into the night in Paris stage with Ronaldo on 5 Ballon d’Or awards every however now stands alone with six.
He had all of his sixth golden balls on stage and Messi couldn’t comprise his pleasure as he posed for images with every of them.
Messi edged out Liverpool centre again Virgil van Dijk who was unfortunate to not win the award after lifting the Champions League, the Tremendous Cup and UEFA’s Participant of the 12 months award.
The 32-year-old was an amazing favorite with bookmakers after a leaked doc appeared to crown Messi because the recipient of the award within the hours previous to the ceremony.
There was shock a 12 months in the past when he ranked fifth however after one other spectacular season main Barcelona, there was a way of inevitability he would declare a record-breaking sixth award.
Source : Dailymail.co.uk