ZURICH: Cristiano Ronaldo was once named FIFA´s best possible men´s footballer of 2016 on Monday, the most recent prize after a glittering year for the Portugal and actual Madrid famous person.
Ronaldo bested France´s Antoine Greizmann and lengthy-time Barcelona rival Lionel Messi of Argentina for the honor.
Ronaldo had already won the Ballon d´Or after his 0.33 Champions League title, thanks in main part to his 16 goals in 12 games, in addition to winning with Portugal at Euro 2016 — the u . s . a .´s first major prize.
“2016 used to be the perfect year of my profession,” Ronaldo mentioned after being exceeded the prize from FIFA President Gianni Infantino.
“It was a year that used to be tremendous at a non-public stage and at a sports activities stage,” he delivered on the stage in Zurich.
the glory makes Ronaldo the primary man to win the FIFA “perfect” males´s participant difference.
World football´s governing physique has launched the brand new award series after ending its six-12 months collaboration with France soccer magazine for the Ballon d´Or.