Messi picked up his seventh Ballon D’Or in Paris on Monday night – an achievement that may never be surpassed.
Robert Lewandowski finished second in the voting with Jorginho third.
Leo Messi: “Today I’m here in Paris. I am very happy, really very happy, I really want to continue to fight and reach new objectives. I don’t know how many more years but I am really enjoying myself. I thank my team-mates at Barça, Paris & Argentina”
Barcelona Femini star Alexia Putellas won the Women’s Ballon d’Or.
Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma wins the ‘Yachine Trophy’ from France Football as best GK this year.
FC Bayern star Robert Lewandowski wins the ‘Striker of the year’ award from France Football.
Barcelona star Pedri wins the Kopa Trophy as the best U-21 player.
Chelsea FC crowned the Club of the year at the Ballon d’Or ceremony in Paris.