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Ballon d'Or


Ballon d'Or 2020 cancelled due to coronavirus disruption

July 21, 2020 2:38 pm

Ballon d'Or will not be awarded this year for the first time since its inauguration in 1956 because of the coronavirus pandemic that has disrupted the football season throughout the world.

Real Madrid robbed Cristiano Ronaldo of Ballon d'Or last year, claims Giorgio Chiellini

December 03, 2019 8:45 pm

Giorgio Chiellini claimed that Luka Modric didn't deserve to win Ballon d'Or last year, and it was only because of Real Madrid's intervention that Cristiano Ronaldo wasn't awarded the trophy.

Lionel Messi, Megan Rapinoe crowned Ballon d’Or winners

December 03, 2019 6:02 pm

Lionel Messi was back on top of his game over the past 12 months, scoring 36 times last season en route to winning the La Liga, and was also the Champions League top scorer.

Ballon d'Or 2019 Winners Highlights: Lionel Messi wins record sixth Ballon d'Or

December 03, 2019 11:33 pm

Ballon d'Or 2019 Awards Winners Highlights: Lionel Messi won a record sixth Ballon d’Or while World Cup winner Megan Rapinoe earned the women’s prize on Monday.

Ballon d'Or 2019 Live Streaming: When and where to watch, who are the nominees?

December 03, 2019 12:44 am

Ballon d'Or 2019 Award Ceremony Date and Time, Live Streaming: Lionel Messi and Megan Rapinoe are the favourites to win the award this year.

Ballon d'Or Shortlist: Lionel Messi favourite; Liverpool dominate with seven names

October 22, 2019 12:06 pm

With a fight between Lionel Messi and Virgil van Dijk expected, Luka Modric became the first player in history not to be present in the 30-man shortlist for the Ballon d'Or after winning the award in the previous year.

Ballon d'Or winner Ada Hegerberg won't play in Women's World Cup: Norway coach

February 27, 2019 4:04 pm

Ada Hegerberg, who became the inaugural winner of the female Ballon d'Or award, has taken a stand against her home federation because of frustrations with the state of women's game in Norway.

Luka Modric criticises Ballon d'Or gala snub by Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo

December 16, 2018 1:18 pm

Ballon d'Or winner Luka Modric has criticised Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi for choosing not to attend this month's ceremony where he was given the award, saying their decision was unfair to fellow players and voters.

Ada Hegerberg's Ballon d'Or award tarnished by 'twerk' request

December 04, 2018 6:48 am

Ada Hegerberg looked embarrassed and answered "no" after DJ Martin Solveig asked her to 'twerk' after receiving the prize.

Luka Modric wins Ballon d'Or 2018, breaks decade-long Ronaldo-Messi reign

December 04, 2018 11:30 am

Luka Modric won the Ballon d'Or 2018 in Paris on Monday to break the decade-long dominance of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.


Lionel Messi, Megan Rapinoe win Ballon d'Or awards

December 03, 2019 9:57 am

Lionel Messi won a record sixth Ballon d'Or while World Cup winner Megan Rapinoe earned the women's prize on Monday.