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2017 FIFA Awards: It's Lionel Messi vs Cristiano Ronaldo in the fight for world's best again

The FIFA announced a 24-strong list today for its 'The Best FIFA Men`s Player' award, to be announced on October 23, in London.

Aug 17, 2017, 20:35 PM IST

Four-time winner Lionel Messi favourite to regain Ballon d'Or

The Argentine has been shortlisted for the award along with his Barca team-mate Neymar and Real Madrid front-man Cristiano Ronaldo.

Jan 11, 2016, 00:50 AM IST

Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi are still a cut above Neymar: Xavi

Ronaldo, Messi and Neymar have been shortlisted for the prestigious award and the winner will be announced on January 11.

Dec 06, 2015, 00:01 AM IST

I'm against Ballon d'Or: Arsene Wenger

Despite the growing popularity and importance, Ballon d'Or has its share of opposition. According to the Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger, this yearly award for the world's best player undermines the spirit of a team sports like football.

Jan 16, 2015, 18:46 PM IST