Cristiano ronaldo wins fifth ballon d or of his career video when the moment arrived so did he. Real madrid and portugal star cristiano ronaldo has won the 2016 ballon d or crowning him the world s best player for the fourth time.
Three players have won the award three times each.
Cristiano ronaldo ballon d or wins. The 31 year old is now one behind barcelona s messi who took the honour for a fifth time last year. The portuguese international was absent from the ballon d or. 2x the best fifa men s player.
Johan cruyff of ajax and barcelona michel platini of juventus and marco van basten of milan. Lionel messi has won the award a record six times while playing for barcelona followed by cristiano ronaldo who has won five one with manchester united and four with real madrid. Star megan rapinoe took the top women s award.
5x winner ballon d or. Dec 13 2016 real madrid forward cristiano ronaldo beat rival lionel messi to win the prestigious ballon d or award for a fourth time. Lionel messi is the first men s footballer to win the ballon d or award for a sixth time while u s.
Cristiano ronaldo was awarded serie a player of the year on the same night he was pipped by lionel messi to the ballon d or award. Cristiano ronaldo was in paris to collect the ballon d or at the foot of the eiffel tower on. Atletico madrid s french forward antoine griezmann finished third in the vote.
Real madrid star cristiano ronaldo won the fifth ballon d or of his career on thursday matching lionel messi as the most awarded winner of one of the sport s top individual honours. Real madrid forward cristiano ronaldo has won the ballon d or world footballer of the year award for the second year in a row. Cristiano ronaldo emotional after he wins fifa ballon dor 2013 hd cristiano ronaldo goes up with his son to collect the ballon dor 2013 from legend pele.
The portugal captain beat barcelona forward lionel messi and bayern.