OFFICIAL: Cristiano Ronaldo wins Ballon d'Or 2017 to equal Lionel Messi's record of five
BREAKING: Cristiano Ronaldo wins 2017 Ballon d'Or to equal Lionel Messi's record of five
It is the fifth time the Portuguese winger collects the prize - after 2008, 2013, 2014 and 2016, to equal Barcelona star Lionel Messi's record of 5 titles.
Ronaldoscored 42 goals across all competitions during the 2016-17 season, leading Real Madrid to a La Liga and Champions League double.
The 32-year-oldnetted 25 times in La Liga last term and added12 goals in the Champions League,including a brace in the final against Juventus.It's the second straight year Ronaldo has won the award presented byFrance Football, and he was also named theBest FIFA Mens Player of 2016-17 in October.
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Cristiano Ronaldo becomes first player to score in five men’s World Cup tournaments
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Cristiano Ronaldo puts one of his ballon dor for saleyou wont believe the price!
Real Madrid star, Cristiano Ronaldo, has auctioned one of his four Ballon d’ors for a whopping €600,000 at a charity auction.Ronaldo is giving every penny made from the sale, to the Make-A-Wish charity.The organisation attempts to grant one wish to children fighting life-threatening conditions.Ronaldo first won the award with Manchester United in 2008 and then a further three times with Real in 2013, 2014 and 2016.The 32-year-old specifically asked f...
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