Canceled in 2020 due to the pandemic, the France Football Ballon d'Or will make a comeback next December. Until then, the big ball stars will continue to make their case for the ultimate individual award. Has the start of the season in Europe reshuffled the cards? Goal website has released the new rankings.
We are following with great interest the ranking of favorites for the 2021 Ballon d'Or. The number one seed, Lionel Messi, has been under increasing threat in recent weeks.
“If he maintains that great form until December, he could well dethrone the current number one in this table and win the biggest individual prize of all, writes the newspaper about Robert Lewandowski, who currently occupies the second place. In detail, Jorginho and N’golo Kante are respectively 3rd and 4th, Ronaldo 8th, Benzema 10th.
In 2021, the Ballon d'Or will be back. The pride of the world, football is going to deliver a merciless yawning for the big award. While the Copa America and the Euro will certainly weigh heavily in the balance, the performance of each other into the season and in the months to come it will also be decisive. We think of Lionel Messi, who makes a slow start with PSG. While its top spot is not yet contested, the outlet says the tally could reverse if the current trend continues.
1. Lionel Messi (Paris Saint-Germain)
2. Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich)
3. Jorginho (Chelsea)
4. N’Golo Kante (Chelsea)
5. Romelu Lukaku (Chelsea)
6. Erling Haaland (Borussia Dortmund)
7. Kylian Mbappe (Paris Saint-Germain)
8. Cristiano Ronaldo (Manchester United)
9. Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City)
10. Karim Benzema (Real Madrid)
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