Browsing football in 2011

Another FIFA Ballon d’Or for Lionel Messi

Posted on 10 Jan, 2012, by in Soccer

Lionel Messi added another award to his incredibly packed trophy cabinet, winning his third consecutive Ballon d’Or, further cementing his place, at least in the books as the record will show, as the greatest player in the world and this era. Cristiano Ronaldo and Xavi finished 2nd and 3rd respectively, while Neymar picked up the Puskas award for 2011 goal of the year. More