Cristiano Ronaldo wins the The Best FIFA Football Awards
Cristiano Ronaldo has been officially crowned as The Best FIFA Footballer of 2016 beating Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann.
Ronaldo got yet another achievement this year after winning FIFA Footballer of 2016 award.He has already won Ballon d’Or and many other awards for his great performance.
The Portuguese captain beat his rival Messi who wasn’t there at Zürich and Antoine Griezmann to collect the award at a star-studded event in Zürich.
In 2016 has been a great year for Ronaldo as he won the European Championship, Champions League, Club World Cup,individual best player awards from Fifa, Uefa, and France Football magazine.
“I am sorry that some people from Barcelona aren’t here with us… but that is understandable”-Ronaldo said after receiving the awards.
“2016 was the best year of my career.”It was a year that was magnificent at a personal level and at a sports level,”
“With everything I won with my national team and club, with great individual performance, I can’t forget this incredible year. Thanks for voting for me.
“I don’t have much more to say, I think the awards speak for themselves. I’m not going to do the scream, just the motion” he added.
Winner of The Best Fifa Female Player – Carli Lloyd
Winner of the Puskas Award – Mohd Faiz Subri
Winner of the Best Men’s Coach – Claudio Ranieri
Winner of the Best Women’s coach – Silvia Neid
Winner of the Outstanding Career Award – Falcao
The Best Fifa Fan Award – Borussia Dortmund and Liverpool supporters