Match: Legendary footballer Lionel Messi of Argentina defeated Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal and Virgil Van Dyk of Liverpool to clinch the record FIFA Player of the Year for the sixth time. have done. With this, he has overtaken Ronaldo. Ronaldo has won this title five times. Messi (Lionel Messi) won the Spanish La Liga title with Barcelona last season. He scored a total of 54 goals in 58 matches in all competitions. Messi last won the FIFA Player of the Year title in 2015. Messi had previously won the title in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2015.
For the last decade, only Messi and Ronaldo held this title. In 2007, Kaka of Brazil won the title and after that only Messi and Ronaldo held the title until 2017, but last year, Croatia midfielder Luka Modric won the title, eliminating the dominance of these two giants. Name was done. Modrich led the team to the final of the World Cup under his captaincy. However, in the title match, Croatia had to face defeat at the hands of France.
Megan became the best female footballer
At the same time, Megan Rapinoe of US won the biggest title of women’s category. Megan had helped her country to win the Women’s World Cup title this year. She said she had no words to express her feelings. It was a great year for women football.