Lionel Messi wins the 2021 Ballon d’Or

Argentine Lionel Messi, current Paris Saint-Germain player and former Barcelona player, has won the 2021 Ballon d’Or, for the seventh time in his history.

Lionel Messi surpassed the 29 players nominated for the award, whose names were as follows:

Mohamed Salah – Liverpool – Egypt

Cristiano Ronaldo – Manchester United – Portugal

Kylian Mbappé – Paris Saint-Germain – France

Karim Benzema – Real Madrid – France

Leonardo Bonucci – Juventus – Italy

Erling Haaland – Borussia Dortmund – Norway

N’Golo Kante – Chelsea – France

Riyad Mahrez – Manchester City – Algeria

Mason Mount – Chelsea – England

Raheem Sterling – Manchester City – England

Harry Kane – Tottenham – England

Nicolò Barilla – Inter – Italy

Gianluigi Donnarumma – Paris Saint-Germain – Italy

Bruno Fernandes – Manchester United – Portugal

Pedri – Barcelona – Spain

Luka Modric – Real Madrid – Croatia

Giorgio Chiellini – Juventus – Italy

Kevin De Bruyne – Manchester City – Belgium

Neymar – Paris Saint-Germain – Brazil

Ruben Diaz – Manchester City – Portugal

Lautaro Martinez – Inter – Argentina

Simon Kjeer – Milan – Denmark

Robert Lewandowski – Bayern Munich – Poland

Jorginho – Chelsea – Italy

Cesar Azpilicueta – Manchester City – Spain

Romelu Lukaku – Chelsea – Belgium

Gerard Moreno – Villarreal – Spain

Phil Foden – Manchester City – England

Luis Suarez – Atletico Madrid – Uruguay.

The Argentine star, Lionel Messi, won this award thanks to his exceptional season in terms of numbers and championships with his team, where he won the “Copa America” ​​championship with the Argentine national team, beating the Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo, who has five golden balls.

Interestingly, Messi was crowned with the last “balloon role” in 2019, while the award was canceled last year due to the Corona pandemic.

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