Barcelona forward, Lionel Messi has won the Ballon d’Or award for the fifth time. The 28-year-old Argentine had 41.33% of the vote, with Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo (27.76%) second and Barca’s Neymar (7.86%) third.
Here are pictures from the star studded event that took place in Zurich, Switzerland.
Ronaldo arriving the venue
World footballer of the year, Lionel Messi arriving the venue
Juventus midfielder, Paul Pogba signing autographs on arival
Neymar arriving the venue
Real Madrid defender, Ramos arrival in Zurich
Female Player of the year nominee
Another nominee on arrival
Everyone was talking about Samuel Eto’o black leather tuxedo.
Lucas Radebe at the event
Female coach of the year
The co-host and a nominee on stage
a closer look at Eto’o’s tux
Ronaldo before the announcement
Van Basten and the host
FIFA FIFPro World XI
a closer look at the finalist
Man of the night, Lionel Messi
male and female players of the year
Time for a selfie on stage
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