For de suprise wey dey ground, five times ballon d’or winners Messi and Ronaldo na hin dia name no dey for de top three of players wey go win de award dis year as another three player names na hin dem don release as favourite.
In case you no know
As dem release France Football’s 30-man shortlist of nominees for dis year edition of the Ballon d’Or award na hin don make football-loving crowd even de players sef go to pick who dem want as de favourites for de ogbonge accolade
De list na hin we see sey e include de two players who don win de award for last ten years, as dem don win am five times each – Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo- and many players wey include worthy players like Sergio Aguero, Alisson Becker, Gareth Bale, Karim Benzema, Edinson Cavani, Thibaut Courtois, Kevin De Bruyne, Roberto Firmino, Diego Godin, Antoine Griezmann, Eden Hazard, Isco, Harry Kane, N’Golo Kante, Hugo Lloris, Mario Mandzukic, Sadio Mane, Marcelo, Kylian Mbappe, Luka Modric, Neymar, Paul Pogba, Ivan Rakitic, Sergio Ramos, Mohamed Salah, Luis Suarez, Jan Oblak and Raphael Varane.
As Ronaldo and Messi don dey win am for ten years now many pipul don tip another player to win de award this time.
De players wey reach de top three na
Luka Modric, Raphael Varane and Kylian Mbappe.