Ballon d’Or 2018 rankings and winners list in full: Every player and award as Luka Modric and Ada Hegerberg
The 30-men shortlist for the 2018 Ballond’Or has been announced. The winner will be announced on December 3rd 2018. Here are the nominees:
Real Madrid and Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo on Thursday night pipped Barcelona’s talisman Lionel Messi to win the 2017 Ballon d’Or.
The prolific forward has been recognised for firing Real Madrid to Champions League glory before then lifting the European Championship with Portugal
Leicester City’s Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez have been named on the 2016 Ballon d’Or award shortlist for the world’s best player.