Leo Messi receives the Ballon d'Or 2019

Lionel Messi has won the Ballon d’Or, awarded by French magazine France Football for the world's best player, for a record sixth time. Messi edges ahead of five-time winner Cristiano Ronaldo following victories in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2015.

Leo Messi receives the Ballon d'Or 2019

Lionel Messi has won the Ballon d’Or, awarded by French magazine France Football for the world's best player, for a record sixth time. Messi edges ahead of five-time winner Cristiano Ronaldo following victories in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2015.