Lionel Messi was the god of football in 2021 with a whopping tally of 38 goals and 18 assists for FC Barcelona before leaving the next summer for Paris Saint-Germain. Lionel Messi has won the men's Ballon d'Or for a record seventh time. Messi has disclosed the winner of the pending ballon d'Or.
Lionel Messi: “Benzema deserves to win the Ballon d’Or. I think there are no doubts, it is very clear that Benzema had a spectacular year and ended up winning the Champions League, being essential from the last 16 onwards in all the games. I think there are no doubts this year".
Lionel Messi: “Real Madrid, without taking away it’s merit, far from that because they won the UCL and they are always there, they were not the best team in the competition and yet they beat everyone”.
Lionel Messi: “I know what Real Madrid is, I lived it for many years. Real Madrid killed us, it was a blow for PSG. And I knew it could happen, because they can score a goal out of nowhere and change the game. It happened to us and the other teams, Chelsea, City, Liverpool”. [TyC Sports].
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