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Top 5 players who deserved a Ballon d’Or but didn’t win

Let's talk about the Top 5 players who absolutely deserved to win the Ballon d'Or during the modern era, but they could never do...

Liverpool star Alisson Becker backed to win the Ballon d’Or

Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker "deserves to receive the Ballon d'Or" for his consistently strong displays and Champions League success, says his old coach Daniel Pavan.

‘Extraordinary’ Paulo Dybala hailed as future Ballon d’Or winner

Juventus forward Paulo Dybala is a potential Ballon d'Or winner for the future, says his former Palermo team-mate Stefano Sorrentino.

Top 5 of Luka Modric’s important moments in his career

It is time to talk about the biggest career-defining moments in Luka Modric's life as a professional, we have a Top 5 list for...

Award: Cristiano Ronaldo the legend

Just when you thought Ronaldo had won it all. You would be mistaken for thinking that Cristiano Ronaldo had won all the personal awards and...

Van Dijk believes he can deliver much more

Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk believes winning the Ballon d'Or would be a big honor, but he can still develop into a better player.

Rivaldo says Messi should win this year’s Ballon d’Or

The former Barcelona footballer believes the award is given for individual skills, and not for what a footballer's club does.

Alisson downplays Ballon d’Or hopes: “I’m just a keeper”

Alisson Becker doesn't have much confidence in his chances of becoming only the second goalkeeper in history to win the Ballon d'Or award

Opinion: The Ballon d’Or road is open for Virgil Van Dijk

Now that Lionel Messi couldn't win the Copa America, we believe that the road to win the Ballon d'Or is completely open for Virgil...

Liverpool legend backs Virgil van Dijk for Ballon d’Or glory

Virgil van Dijk's terrific performances for Liverpool last season makes him a worthy winner for the 2019 Ballon d'Or, says Ray Clemence.

Senegal boss Cisse backs Sadio Mane for 2019 Ballon d’Or

Aliou Cisse reckons Sadio Mane deserves Ballon d'Or glory this year and added he will strengthen his case should Senegal win the Africa Cup of Nations.

Mbappe: Champions League glory better than Ballon d’Or

Kylian Mbappe revealed he would rather win a Champions League title than the Ballon d’Or if he had to pick.

Fabregas warns that Lionel Messi is ‘more complete than ever’

Lionel Messi is now even "more complete than ever" after successfully readapting his game, says his old Barcelona team-mate Cesc Fabregas.

‘Top player’ Joao Felix tipped to go on to win the Ballon...

Benfica president Luis Filipe Vieira has no doubts over Joao Felix’s superstar potential and is predicting great things from the youngster.

Virgil van Dijk backed to challenge for 2019 Ballon d’Or

Former Groningen manager Pieter Huistra has backed his old star man Virgil van Dijk to become a serious contender for the 2019 Ballon d’Or.

What else can I do?: Cristiano Ronaldo

The Portuguese superstar doesn't know what else he can win to deserve the Ballon d'Or this year.

Jose Fonte backs Virgil van Dijk for Ballon d’Or: “Why not?”

Portugal defender Jose Fonte has backed his Dutch counterpart Virgil van Dijk to win the 2019 Ballon d’Or award.

Top 5 Ballon d’Or Award contenders for this season

Now that a whole season is completely over in European football, we have to talk about the Top 5 Ballon d'Or contenders of the...

Virgil van Dijk: “Lionel Messi deserves Ballon d’Or”

Virgil van Dijk doesn’t doubt Lionel Messi’s credentials for the Ballon d’Or despite strengthing his case by starring in Liverpool’s Champions League victory.

Opinion: Eden Hazard deserves a Ballon d’Or nomination

Perhaps he doesn't deserve to win the award, but we are convinced that Eden Hazard needs to get a Ballon d'Or nomination this year. We...

Opinion: The walking paradox that is coach Maurizio Sarri

We need to go into a deep territory now with Manager Maurizio Sarri, he is becoming a walking paradox for the world of football. When...