For the title of best football player of 2015 once again claimed by Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Barcelona forwards Lionel Messi and Neymar, and real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo were finalists in the fight for the prize of the Golden ball 2015. This was announced during a ceremony at the headquarters of FIFA in Zurich.
FIFA #BallondOr nominees: Cristiano Ronaldo Lionel Messi Neymar https://t.co/5EcztsRwfL pic.twitter.com/kVyjEGe5Sx
— FIFA.com (@FIFAcom) November 30, 2015
The presence of Argentine Lionel Messi and Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo in the top three traditional – since 2007 they are consistently ranked among the top three final vote, but Neymar’s first day.
Best position for Neymar was fifth in 2013, while Messi has been four times voted the best player of the year, and Ronaldo has received this award three times.
We will remind, after in October was declared the shortlist of 23 players, his choice was made by the captains and coaches of national teams and media representatives. Ceremony Ballon d’or 2015 will be held January 11, 2016 in Zurich.