Many people wonder. Ballon d’Or award 2021, what do you think? Who voted? Where did the vote come from? Today, TNN has taken a look at its ideas and revealed the top 10 results of the ballon d’or contenders this year.
Lionel Messi has won the 2021 Ballon d’Or with 613 votes, marking his seventh Golden Ball award with 30 goals in La Liga last season. Including being involved in nine goals in the Copa America led Argentina to win the championship successfully.
For the selection of the 2021 Ballon d’Or winners, the editors of France Football, the organizers of the award, will select 30 shortlisted players. Before allowing leading journalists from around the world to vote on who should be awarded this award, each of the top 5, based on criteria for consideration. Individual and team results throughout the year, player classes (Abilities and sportsmanship) and the overview of the football life of the players.
The first-choice players receive 6 points, the second-place 4 points, and descending accordingly. The player who is selected fifth will only get one point.
The results for the top 10 scores are as follows:
1. Lionel Messi 613 points
2. Robert Lewandowski, 580 points
3. Jorginho 460 points
4. Karim Benzema 239 points
5. N’Golo Kante 186 points
6. Cristiano Ronaldo 178 points
7. Mohamed Salah 121 points
8. Kevin De Bruyne, 73 points
9. Kylian Mbappe, 58 points
10. Gianluigi Donnarumma 36 points