Lionel Messi And Cristiano Ronaldo Must Have Shared Ballon d’Or Declares Kevin Keegan
Kevin Keegan believes Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo must have been declared joint winners from the FIFA Ballon d’Or within the last 4 years.
Only Andres Iniesta has muscled in around the Barcelona and Real Madrid stars’ dominance from the top two since 2008, finishing second behind team-mate Messi this year.
As a whole, Messi and Ronaldo have held the esteemed title together within the last seven years, and former Liverpool and Hamburg man Keegan – a 2-time champion from the award in the former guise – states tthere shouldn’t be need to choose from the happy couple.
“Everybody wants you to definitely say: ‘who do you consider is better?A,Inch he told world wide web.sc.qa. “However I always say: ‘Just think how lucky we’re to possess two players like this’.
“It does not happen very frequently and extremely they ought to have shared it during the last 4 years. You can say ‘joint winners Ronaldo and Messi’, because the pair of them have been receiving another level to everybody.”
Messi and Ronaldo are facing Neymar for that 2015 crown, which is awarded in Zurich on Monday.
“I must see another person win it, however i think Messi – it’s his turn,” added Keegan. “[He and Ronaldo] keep swapping it, ‘you get it twelve months and I’ll get it the next’.”