Barcelona forward lionel messi has won the ballon d or award for the world s best player for a record sixth time. Lionel messi was named the best player in the world for a record sixth time when he took home the ballon d or at an awards ceremony in paris on monday.
Lionel messi wins sixth ballon d or one more than cristiano ronaldo by ben church cnn updated 1034 gmt 1834 hkt december 3 2019 cnn lionel messi clinched his sixth ballon d or award on.
Lionel messi won the 2019 ballon d or. Van dijk clinched the 2019 champions league crown with the reds after defeating messi s barcelona in the semifinals 4 3 on aggregate included a 4 0 win at anfield in the return match. Lionel messi became the first men s footballer to win the ballon d or for a sixth time taking the award for the world s top men s player monday at a paris gala. Lionel messi wins sixth award liverpool s virgil van dijk second lionel messi claimed a record sixth ballon d or crown at the 64th ceremony in paris.
The award was presented by france football recognizing the best player in the. Lionel messi says winning one ballon d or let alone six was unthinkable after picking up his latest award in paris barcelona and argentina forward lionel messi has won the men s ballon d or for. December 3 2019 6 47 am lionel messi won the men s ballon d or this year again because he is and remains the best male soccer player in the world.
That wasn t all that surprising. Lionel messi won a record sixth men s ballon d or award at a ceremony in paris on monday beating liverpool defender virgil van dijk to take the honours. Barcelona superstar attacker lionel messi won the 2019 ballon d or during the 64th annual ceremony on monday in paris.
Ballon d or 2019 recap. The argentinian moved ahead of cristiano. See how the action.
Final 2019 ballon d or rankings. The argentina forward scored 46. Now aged 32 it is messi s first ballon.
It is the 32 year old argentine s first ballon d or since 2015 and comes after he.