Cristiano Ronaldo, winner of the Balloon of Gold 2016


OFFICIAL: Cristiano Ronaldo, Balloon of Gold 2016 by in front of Messi

Published:12/12/2016 - 21:19h

Updated:13/12/2016 - 00:30h

The big star of the Real Madrid, Cristiano Ronaldo, has conquered the Balloon of Gold 2016, the chamber of his professional career, after "France Football" have conceded it to him by the titles of Champions League and UEFA Euro 2016

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The magazine "France Football" has announced officially the delivery of the Balloon of Gold 2016 to Cristiano Ronaldo, that has heaved of this way with his fourth prize of east calibrate in his professional career, surpassing in the votes of the 211 journalists of all the world to Leo Messi, that has remained second, and to Antoine Griezmann that has remained third after losing the finals of Champions League and UEFA Euro 2016 precisely against the Real Madrid and the selection of Portugal of Cristiano.

With the award, shows once again the big impact of the collective titles in the Balloon of Gold, splitting of the base that Leo Messi has not won it in spite of having had a greater influence individually in the FC Barcelona.

The Argentinian star has marked more goals (58 to 51) that Cristiano Ronaldo in 2016, has given more assistances (34 to 18) and has been essential so that the Barça conquer this year the titles of League, Glass and Supercopa of Spain.

We remember that, in the decisive moments of the past Champions League, the luso only until quarter-finals against the Wolfsburgo with "hat-trick", but was not able to see goal neither in semifinals in front of the Manchester City -marked Gareth Bleat- neither in the final against the Athletic of Madrid -annotated Sergio Bouquets-. This yes, launched the penalti definite of the final batch, but little but, to the equal that in a final of Eurocopa in which lesionó to the twenty minutes, marking so only two goals in all the tournament.

This season Cristiano Ronaldo also is being protagonist by his irregularity and his goals to dropper, in the majority of occasions against rivals of little entity. In any case, is the final winner of the Balloon of Gold 2016, and it is necessary to respect it. His trophy, besides, will follow feeding the competitiveness of Leo Messi that it wants to follow filling the vitrinas of the Camp Nou with important titles: the communities.

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