There was no President's RS gold
There was no President's Award, traditionally awarded for RS gold outstanding services to the game.Blatter was replaced by acting president Issa Hayatou who played a low-key role, reading a brief speech before the start of the ceremony and appeared on the stage when the awards for best player and women's player were presented. (Editing by Pritha Sarkar) Ronaldo says Lionel Messi and Neymar more likely to win Ballon d'Or | Daily Mail Online.
Cristiano Ronaldo seized the opportunity to tackle his doubters and insisted his determination to win the Ballon D’Or in 2016 is stronger than ever.The Real Madrid forward conceded that, having not won a trophy in 2015, he is unlikely to finish ahead of Lionel Messi and Neymar when the world’s best player is crowned at a gala presentation here in Zurich on Monday night.
Ronaldo – who dodged a question about whether he could see himself playing in France, following persistent links with Paris St Germain – scored 54 goals in 52 games for Madrid in 2015 but there is a perception that the quality of his performances are beginning to wane. (Left to right) Neymar, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo arrive at the FIFA.
Ballon d'Or news conference Ronaldo has won the award in the previous two years but admits he is likely to miss out to Messi The Real Madrid forward said that he is more determined than ever to win the Ballon d'Or for 2016 Messi (left) is gunning for a fourth Ballon d'Or award and has been named FIFA's world's best player four times.