Richest Players Nominated Ballon d’Or Award 2014
Fifa Ballon D’or award is presented to a player who performed well in Club matches and International . The FIFA Ballon d’Or concept is introduced in 2010 , Sepp Blatter has announced it in South Africa , Johannesburg. From a list of 25 players there were three players selected for final entries . From past 4 years there are 4 awards ceremonies taken place . But who wins the Fifa Ballon dor most of the times (Lionel Messi) .
In last 4 years there is huge competition among the two players Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi for the ballon D’or but its Lionel Messi who wins consecutive three ballon dOr awards in a row . But in 2013 History is little change and Cristiano Ronaldo was named the Fifa Ballon Dor winner.
Lionel Messi : Three Times winner of Fifa Ballon d’Or Award :
Lionel Messi shown great performance through out the world cup 2010 , but he can not lead his team towards the finals of Fifa World Cup 2010 . But his performance is very outstanding over all season for Barcelona and Argentina and he wins the Fifa Ballon d’Or Award first time in 2010 . Lionel Messi is now one of the most richest athletes in the world and also the highest earning footballers at Barcelona club .
- Fifa Ballon d’Or 2010 – Winner
- Fifa Ballon d’Or 2011 – Award
- Fifa Ballon d’Or 2012 – Award
Cristiano Ronaldo : 2013 Fifa Ballon d’Or Winner :
Cristiano Ronaldo finished 2nd three times in a row , he did not win the award of Fifa Ballon D’or but before that he won the Fifa Player of the Year award in 2008 while he is playing with his football Manchester United. But in 2013 he scored most goals in season for the team of Real Madrid and he become the number 1 contender for the Fifa player of the Year and this time Fifa awarded Cristiano Ronaldo (Ballon d’Or Award) while his arch rival Lionel Messi finished 2nd . He is again nominated for the Fifa Ballon d’Or 2014 , with Lionel Messi , Manuel Neveur.