- Christian Ronaldo was left out of the final top five players in the world during the 2021 Ballon d’Or in France-Paris
- The striker scored 29 times for Juventus in Seria A last season.
- For the first time in history Christiano Ronaldo has been left out of the top three players in the world as his rival Lionel Messi dominated in this years Ballon d’Or in Paris .
- The Portuguese striker was fell out to cement his place as he faces tight competition in this year’s and finishes in the sixth position.
- The 36-year-old is no doubt still on his peak scoring 29 goals at Juventus later switched to Manchester United on the deadline day of the window transfer.
Cristiano Ronaldo was left out of the top five players in the world during the 2021 Ballon d’Or gala night in France
It is the first time Ronaldo is finishing out of the top three since the year 2010 as he and Messi dominated the awards for over a decade
The CR7 has scored 10 goals in all competitions so far this season but failed to make it in the final three
However, it was a great night for Lionel Messi, who was handed over with the most prestigious award, winning his 7th Ballon d’Or
after helping Argentina to win their first major title after 28 years, beating Brazil in the final stage of the 2021 Copa America.
Messi was the favorite but found himself in a tight competition with Robert Lewandowski who was also in the pole to win the award finished second position after having a season scoring 62 times for Bayern Munich in all competition.
The Argentine won his first international honour at the Copa America and switched Barcelona for Paris Saint-Germain in the summer.
Chelsea star Jorginho finished in the third position in this year’s Ballond’Or while Benzema and N’golo Kante made up to fourth and five positions respectively.
During the 2021 Ballon d’Or in France-Paris, Christian Ronaldo was left out of the final top five players in the world.
Last season, he scored 29 goals for Juventus in Serie A.
Christiano Ronaldo was left out of the top three players in the world for the first time in history, as his rival Lionel Messi dominated this year’s Ballon d’Or in Paris.
The Portuguese striker struggled to hold on to his spot in this year’s event due to stiff competition, and he finished in sixth place.
The 36-year-old is still at the top of his game, having scored 29 goals for Juventus before joining Manchester United on the final day of the transfer window.
During the 2021 Ballon d’Or gala night in France, Cristiano Ronaldo was not among the top five players in the world.
Ronaldo hasn’t finished in the top three since 2010, when he and Lionel Messi swept the accolades for more than a decade.
This season, the CR7 has scored ten goals in all competitions, but has yet to make the top three.
Lionel Messi, on the other hand, had a fantastic night, collecting his 7th Ballon d’Or after helping Argentina win their first major title in 28 years by defeating Brazil in the 2021 Copa America final.
Messi was the favorite, but he was up against Robert Lewandowski, who was also in the running for the award. Lewandowski finished second after a season in which he scored 62 goals for Bayern Munich in all competitions.
In the summer, the Argentine switched from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain after winning his first international medal at the Copa America.
Jorginho of Chelsea came in third place in this year’s Ballon d’Or, while Benzema and N’golo Kante finished fourth and fifth, respectively