Karim Benzema won the Ballon d'Or by a whopping 356 votes, smashing closest rival Sadio Mane

Karim Benzema won the Ballon d'Or with the second largest margin in the award's history
REVEALED: Karim Benzema won the Ballon d’Or by a whopping 356 votes, crushing his closest rival Sadio Mane… with the Bayern Munich star only 18 better than third-placed Kevin De Bruyne, while Robert Lewandowski was missed the top three by... Read more

Kylian Mbappe arrives to a chorus of BOOS at the Ballon d'Or with locals furious at the PSG star

Kylian Mbappé was booed by spectators upon his arrival at the Ballon d'Or ceremony on Monday.
Kylian Mbappe arrives to a chorus of BOOS at the Ballon d’Or with locals furious at the PSG star for wanting to leave the Ligue 1 champions… despite the striker denying reports he is targeting a departure in january Kylian... Read more

Ballon d'Or 2022 LIVE: Latest updates and result with Karim Benzema the favourite

Ballon d'Or 2022 LIVE: Latest updates and result with Karim Benzema the favourite
LIVE Ballon d’Or 2022 LIVE: Rankings REVEALED as Darwin Nunez and Antonio Rudiger are among the six stars who did NOT earn VOTES… and Karim Benzema finally prepares to be crowned winner By James Cohen for Mailonline Published: 16:30 BST,... Read more

Sadio Mane backs Karim Benzema to win this 2022 Ballon d'Or

Bayern Munich's Sadio Mane is among the nominees for the prestigious Ballon d'Or award
Sadio Mane backs Karim Benzema to win this year’s Ballon d’Or after his excellent season with Real Madrid… with the Bayern Munich star claiming the French striker is “easily deserving” of the award Sadio Mane and Karim Benzema, nominated for... Read more

'I think the path is shorter from Barca': Robert Lewandowski sets sights on claiming the Ballon D'or

Robert Lewandowski believes he can finally win the Ballon d'Or with Barcelona
‘I think the path is shorter from Barça than from Bayern’: Robert Lewandowski bets on finally getting the Ballon d’Or after a good start at the Camp Nou Robert Lewandowski has twice had the misfortune of not winning the Ballon... Read more

Matildas coach says Sam Kerr is the ONLY choice to win the Ballon d'Or as best player in the world

Sam Kerr hits the ball against New Zealand in April 2022. She has been nominated for the Ballon d'Or, football's highest individual honour, for the fourth time.
Matilda’s coach explains why Australian superstar Sam Kerr is the ONLY option to win the Women’s Ballon d’Or as the best player in the world Matildas coach Tony Gustavsson describes Sam Kerr as the ‘complete’ player Kerr has been dominant... Read more

Lionel Messi fans furious at 'joke' decision to snub PSG star from 30-man Ballon d'Or shortlist

Lionel Messi's fans have reacted furiously after he was not included in the 30-man Ballon d'Or list for the first time in 18 years.
‘The award is officially OVER’: Furious Lionel Messi fans take aim at France Football over ‘joking’ decision to snub PSG star from 30-man Ballon d’Or list… but others revel in the fact that the Argentine star’s 18-year career is about... Read more

Aussie Sam Kerr nominated for Ballon d'Or – football's highest honour – for a FOURTH straight year

Australia’s Matilda captain Sam Kerr nominated for the Ballon d’Or, football’s highest honour, for the FOURTH year in a row It was a great year for Kerr, who kicked in twice as Chelsea secured the title. It also secured a... Read more

Lucy Bronze, Beth Mead and Millie Bright all earn nominations for women's Ballon d'Or award

Lioness stars Lucy Bronze, Beth Mead and Millie Bright earn nominations for the women’s Ballon d’Or award…with the trio from England joining Ada Hegerberg, Vivianne Miedema and Alexia Putellas on a 20-person list packed with stars Lucy Bronze, Millie Bright... Read more

Alisson, Ederson, Lloris and Mendy among 10-man shortlist for the Ballon d'Or Yashin Trophy

Alisson, Ederson, Hugo Lloris and Edouard Mendy among the 10 nominees for the Ballon d’Or Yashin Trophy… as Premier League goalkeepers represent almost HALF of the nominees for the award By Liam Morgan for Mailonline Published: 12:58 PM EDT, August... Read more