Leo Messi claims another Ballon d’Or. The Argentine star was given the honor 2019 this Monday by the French magazine France Football for a record breaking 6th time, another sign that the Barça striker keeps on exhibiting that he is the best player ever.
Messi won his first Ballon d’Or 10 years back in 2009 and from that point forward he has proceeded to take the honor in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2015.
Only a half year prior the Argentine asserted FIFA’s The Best grant for player of the year and now he adds another individual prize to a triumph filled 2019. This year Messi won his 6th Golden Shoe grant as Europe’s driving group scorer on account of his 36 objectives in the 2018/19 La Liga season. The striker was likewise top scorer in the 2018/19 Champions League with 12 objectives and another La Liga title with Barça took his own aggregate of trophies with the Club to 34.
Concerning the remainder of the designated Barça players: De Jong set eleventh, Griezmann eighteenth and Ter Stegen 24th. In the Ballon d’Or goalkeeper prize request, Ter Stegen completed second, behind Liverpool’s Alisson Becker. Lieke Martens was additionally among the 20 finalists for the ladies’ Ballon d’Or grant. France Football
Messi: “regardless I want to continue developing and improving each day”
After Didier Drogba declared the Argentine as the victor of the honor, Messi was situated to watch a video of a portion of his best minutes, just as a video of messages from his family. 2018 Ballon d’Or champ Luka Modric gave him the current year’s trophy.
In his acknowledgment discourse, Messi stated: “I need to thank the entirety of the writers who decided in favor of me, just as the entirety of my colleagues at Barça and on the Argentinean national group, as they caused me to appreciate this year to such an extent. You are altogether part of this amazing honor.
“Ten years back I won my first Ballon d’Or, at 22 years old. What was going on was unfathomable. Today I get my 6th, in a minute that is totally unique and exceptionally uncommon on an individual level, with my significant other, three children, siblings and nephew,” he proceeded.
Talking about the future and his steady drive, Messi clarified: “regardless I want to keep developing and improving each day, getting a charge out of football like I have been since the age of 1 or 2 years of age. I needn’t bother with singular honors to keep pursuing the aggregate goals that we have. I plan to keep getting a charge out of a lot more long periods of football and my family.” France Football