With just a day left before the 2019 Ballon d’Or winner is crowned, it’s time to look at the top 10 future recipients of the award.
France Football has been awarding the most impressive players over the course of a year the Ballon d’Or since 1956. It’s undeniably become the most hotly-contested award between players.
Winning it is a matter of pride as it’s a true testament to what players have accomplished compared to their rivals, and even team-mates. In fact, for most footballers, it’s a one-way ticket to legend status.
Naturally, many superstars have collected the accolade across their respective careers.
As we’ve already discussed the likely outcome of this year’s Ballon d’Or in detail, however, it’s time to look to the future and see who among the new generation may win the award.
So, without further ado, we give you the top 10 future contenders for the Ballon d’Or