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When is the Ballon d’Or ceremony?

When is the Ballon d’Or ceremony?

Nigeria national football team fans are excited about the 2023 Ballon d’Or ceremony. This is because the Super Eagles and Super Falcons are ably represented by two of the best to have ever represented the...

Ballon d’Or 2020 Cancelled Over Covid-19

The Ballon d'Or will not be awarded this year for the first time since it was launched in 1956 because of the Coronavirus pandemic. Barcelona star Lionel Messi won a record sixth Ballon d'Or last...
Lionel Messi Ballon d’Or King: Which Player has won award the most

Lionel Messi Ballon d’Or King: Which Player has won award the most

The ultimate individual prize in football, the Ballon d'Or, is a dream of every aspiring footballer. For many, one win is enough but for some others like Cristiano Ronaldo, multiple wins are where it is...
All Ballon d’Or Winners From The Last Two Decades Ranked

All Ballon d’Or Winners From The Last Two Decades Ranked

To win the Ballon d'Or you need to have been the best player on the planet for a calendar year. Over the last 25 years, we've seen some special performances rewarded with the trophy, but...
Ballon d’Or 2019: Messi Wins Award For Record Sixth Time

Ballon d’Or 2019: Messi Wins Award For Record Sixth Time

Barcelona’s Lionel Messi last night got his hands on his sixth Ballon d’Or and said he’s far from finished. “I hope to continue for a long time,” Messi said on Monday in Paris from behind...
Van Dijk Says He’s A Ballon d’Or 2019 Winner

Van Dijk Says He’s A Ballon d’Or 2019 Winner

Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk has insisted there will be "no losers" when the Ballon d'Or winner is announced in Paris today. The 28-year-old ranks among the leading contenders to take home the most prestigious...
Ballon d’Or 2019 Results Leaks, ‘Real’ Or ‘Fake’?

Ballon d’Or 2019 Results Leaks, ‘Real’ Or ‘Fake’?

With just a few hours until the Ballon d'Or is given out, someone has leaked the supposed 2019 Ballon d'Or results, confirming the predictions of many. It was taking a while for there to be...
Bookmakers Declare Messi Winner Of Ballon d’Or

Bookmakers Declare Messi Winner Of Ballon d’Or

Barcelona star, Lionel Messi, appears to likely win this year's edition of Ballon d'Or award for the record of sixth time if the report from Spain is anything to go by. As per Givemesport,...
Ballon d’Or 2019: Drogba Begins Campaign For Mane & Salah

Ballon d’Or 2019: Drogba Begins Campaign For Mane & Salah

Chelsea legend Didier Drogba has revealed two players he will be supporting to emerge winners in the 2019 Ballon d’Or. The 30-man shortlist for this year’s Ballon d'Or was revealed on Monday, October 21, by...
Super Eagles’ Samuel Chukwueze Nominated For Ballon d’Or

Super Eagles’ Samuel Chukwueze Nominated For Ballon d’Or

Nigeria international, Samuel Chukwueze has been nominated for the Ballon d’Or award for the best U21 player of the year. The 20-year-old was among the 10-strong shortlist for the Kopa Trophy, which is Ballon d'Or’s...
Ballon d’Or 2019 30-man Shortlist: See The FULL List

Ballon d’Or 2019 30-man Shortlist: See The FULL List

The France Football magazine has released the 30-man shortlist for the Ballon d’Or 2019 in 4 categories on Monday, October 21. Champions League winners Liverpool dominate the nominations with seven players while Manchester City are...
30-Man Ballon d’Or 2019 Shortlist To Be Revealed Today

30-Man Ballon d’Or 2019 Shortlist To Be Revealed Today

France Football will announce a 30-man Ballon d'Or shortlist today with Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Virgil van Dijk among the favourites for the top gong. The most coveted individual prize in football - won...
‘Why Virgil Van Dijk Is So Hard To Dribble Past’ –  Messi

‘Why Virgil Van Dijk Is So Hard To Dribble Past’ –  Messi

Lionel Messi has given Virgil van Dijk a lustrous commendation with the two set to battle it out for this year’s Ballon d’Or. The Argentina international put in a magical display at the Nou Camp...
Ballon d’Or Winners List: From 1956 to Present Day

Ballon d’Or Winners List: From 1956 to Present Day

The Ballon d’Or has gone from being a European award to one that recognises greatness in the sport over a period of time. It is the sport's most prestigious individual prize that many players dream...
FIFA Ballon d’or 2018 Nominees List

FIFA Ballon d’or 2018 Nominees List

For the past decade, the Ballon d'Or has been passed between two men for an astonishing 10 times between them: Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. Thus, we are going to look at eight other big...