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Cristiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid Dominates FIFA Football Awards

(1274 Views) October 24, 2017 11:28 am | Published by | Comments Off on Cristiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid Dominates FIFA Football Awards
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cristiano ronaldo crowned 2017 best player award

Ronaldo thanks Messi and Neymar during winners speech.

This year’s FIFA’s award was held in London and hosted by English actor Idris Elba.

Ronaldo are joined by Messi and Neymar alongside many other football stars and legends on a every eventful night.

After helping Real Madrid in winning the La Liga and Champions League last season, there is no debate on who really deserves the award.

The FIFA’s The Best award was started only last year after it has announced that the Balon D’Or award will be replaced starting 2016.

The Real Madrid forward have also won last year and manage to retained it for second year running presented to him by Maradona and the original Luiz Ronaldo.

ronaldo and maradona

He is now voted the best player in the world for 5 times equivalent to Lionel Messi.

During his winner’s speech, he expressed his gratitude for Lionel Messi and Neymar for attending the award ceremony.

This is because during last year ceremony, both Messi and Neymar were did not attend sabotaging the event which Ronaldo mentioned that it’s sad to not having both his rival in the attendance during last year’s speech.

He also went on to thank his coach Zinedine Zidane who was also crowned the best male coach of the year last night, his teammates and family.

ronaldo and messi handshake

The respect between both players has always been the same no matter what as they greeted each other with a firm handshake and was sitting side by side.

Cristiano Jr was also in the attendance alongside Ronaldo’s girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez.

ronaldo and messi sitting side by side

Ronaldo Jr has to be the most luckiest kid in the world for being the son of the best footballer in the world and get to shake Lionel Messi’s hand.


ronaldo jr and messi

Although Ronaldo is the star of the show, there also other eventful things that happened during last night award ceremony.

Messi and good friend Neymar were reunited last night along side Dani Alves.

Barcelona’s captain Andres Iniesta was also in attendance.

messi neymar iniesta

Before the main event for the best player award, FIFA also named their FIFA Best XI that include 5 Real Madrid players.

Full XI:

Goalkeeper – Gianluigi Buffon (Juventus)

Defender – Dani Alves (PSG)

Defender – Marcelo (Real Madrid)

Defender – Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid)

Defender – Leonardo Bonucci (AC Milan)

Midfielder – Luka Modric (Real Madrid)

Midfielder – Toni Kross (Real Madrid)

Midfielder – Andres Iniesta (Barcelona)

Forward – Lionel Messi (Barcelona)

Forward – Neymar (PSG)

Forward – Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid)

fifa best eleven

Host of the night Idris Elba took this opportunity to take a selfie with the best 11 football players in the world.

idris elba and fifa best xi


Other FIFA’s The Best Winners:

Women’s player of the year: Lieke Martens (Holland, Barcelona)

Lieke Martens

Fair play award: Francis Kone

francis kone

Goalkeeper of the year: Gianluigi Buffon (Juventus)

gianluigi buffon

Male coach of the year: Zinedine Zidane (Real Madrid)

zinedine zidane coach of the year

Female coach of the year: Sarina Wiegman (Holland)

Sarina Weigman female coach of the year

Fans of the year: Celtic

celtic fans of the year

Puskas goal of the year award: Olivier Giroud (Arsenal)

olivier giroud puskas award