Modric makes history to break Messi-Ronaldo Ballon d’Or duopoly

Ronaldo’s sisters blame Mafia for brother’s loss at 2018 Ballon d’Or lailasnews

"Maybe in the past there are some players who could have won the Ballon d'Or like Xavi or Andres Iniesta but people finally now are looking at someone else".

Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously had reported Real Madrid superstar Luka Modric has been named the victor of the 2018 Ballon d'Or award beating Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo in Paris on Monday night, December 3. Lionel Messi was at home.

"The club show me a lot of affection and I'd like to retire at Real Madrid". I want to thank all those that voted for me and my family.

"As a kid we all have dreams".

According to sportbible.com citing Sport Witness, the Real Madrid star claimed the prestigious award with over 250 points from second placed Cristiano Ronaldo to win the award.

Empowered women and girls will stop HIV/AIDS epidemic
In 2017, 9.4 million people were simply unaware that they are living with a potentially deadly, but treatable, disease. She said that this would enable all people have access to the services they need without facing financial hardship.

Mbappe and Griezmann both won the World Cup and enjoyed club success.

A special message was played during the ceremony from Croatian president Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic.

Mohamed Salah has been named in sixth place in the 2018 Ballon d'Or awards.

"To change position allowed me to develop my game, before I was more an offensive player", said Modric, who won a third consecutive Champions League title with Madrid this year.

"It's a big pleasure to be here among all these players".

Israeli police recommend indicting PM Benjamin Netanyahu on bribery charges
He is also suspected of negotiating favorable press coverage with the Yedioth Ahronoth publisher Arnon Mozes in Case 2000. Mr Netanyahu did not mention the allegations in his comments at the start of a cabinet meeting later in the day.

After collecting her Ballon d'Or, Hegerberg told The Associated Press she has no plans to reconsider her decision taken to preserve her "authenticity and my values, as a person, as a footballer".

"It's an unbelievable feeling", said Modric, who helped Real Madrid win a third-straight Champions League in May this year before guiding Croatia to the World Cup final in July, its best ever performance at the tournament.

Two other Croatians made the final Ballon d'Or classification.

The midfielder has been central to his country's recent rise, which now sees Croatia ranked the fourth in FIFA's rankings. "I want to end this speech with a message to all young girls in the world".

Deontay Wilder's Reaction To Tyson Fury Surviving His Knockdown Is Priceless
It looks all over as Tyson Fury thuds to the canvas after being knocked down by Deontay Wilder during the 12th round. Tapper and Edwards scored rounds two through to four for Fury , having each awarded the opener to Wilder .

Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top United States gives Russian Federation 60 days to comply with nuclear treaty
Dec 05, 2018 - 16:09
Putin said on Wednesday that the USA decision to ditch the INF means Washington has decided the United States "has to have these weapons".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Lebanon-Israel border 'quiet' despite operation
Dec 05, 2018 - 16:04
Army spokesperson Conricus pointed the finger at Iran for providing the funding and support for Hezbollah's tunnel program. The operation would yield a propaganda victory picture that the organization's leadership could use to demoralize Israel.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Bush's final journey: By motorcade, plane and train
Dec 04, 2018 - 01:52
Bush was also responsible for appointing Schwarzenegger chairman of the President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports. While Bush's body was in Houston, the golden lab dutifully laid next to the casket, keeping watch over his former owner.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Kid Rock booted from Nashville Christmas parade in favor of local hero
Dec 04, 2018 - 01:22
Well, it's officially the end of the line for Kid Rock in the Nashville Christmas Parade after controversy on Friday. Although parade owners stripped Rock of the honor, one corporate sponsor is adamantly defending him.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top 'SNL' pays tribute to Bush 41 with montage of Dana Carvey's impressions
Dec 04, 2018 - 01:06
Bush as more-bipartisan than his presidential successors - and his softer-spoken, humbler style is a far cry from Trump. "Mr. The Clintons and the Obamas both became friendly with the Bush family and attended Barbara Bush's funeral in April.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Facebook reportedly agrees to share an update on its civil rights audit
Dec 02, 2018 - 21:39
Facebook said the company was already researching Soros when Sandberg sent an email asking if Soros had shorted Facebook stock. Facebook conducted research and discovered Soros was behind funding for a group called Freedom from Facebook.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Box Office Collection in South India
Dec 02, 2018 - 21:29
Out of the ₹74 crore, the Hindi version of 2.0 contributed about ₹21 crore, while collections from Tamil Nadu stood at ₹20 crore. Directed by Shankar, 2.0 is India's most expensive film, with a budget exceeding over Rs 500 crore.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Police seek couple who lost engagement ring in Times Square
Dec 02, 2018 - 21:02
NYPD said one of its officers saw the scene unfold, rescued the ring, cleaned it up and would like to return it to the couple. Thank you for going the extra mile and helping this couple enjoy their engagement (even if he dropped the ring, dude!).

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Chelsea 'face battle over Callum Hudson-Odoi'
Dec 02, 2018 - 16:14
The 18-year-old impressed in pre-season and Sarri handed him a start against PAOK at Stamford Bridge last night. Elsewhere, Callum Hudson-Odoi's performance on Thursday may have done enough to earn him a spot on the bench.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Wilder, Fury draw in epic heavyweight showdown
Dec 02, 2018 - 12:41
For his part, Fury wasn't initiating much offense either but was still winning rounds with his long jab and occasional right hand. The good news for LeBron and the rest of us is that both Fury and Wilder suggested they would be keen for a rematch next year.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Argentina prosecutor acts on complaint against Saudi crown prince
Dec 01, 2018 - 19:35
Prince Salman said that Saudi Arabia will be finalising an initial investment into the National Infrastructure Fund. Pompeo argued that the war in Yemen would be "a hell of a lot worse" if the United States were not involved.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Late George H.W. Bush valued ‘constructive dialogue’ with Russia - Putin
Dec 01, 2018 - 19:27
Bush this morning and offer his condolences on behalf of himself, the First Lady, and the entire country". In 2011, Obama awarded Bush the highest United States civilian honor, the Medal of Freedom.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Audience Review | Rajinikanth | Akshay Kumar | A R Rahman | Shankar | Subaskaran
Dec 01, 2018 - 19:22
The movie 2.0 was released on 10,500 screens breaking the past record of Bahubali 2 9000 screen record. Directed by Shankar, 2.0 is India's most expensive film, with a budget exceeding over Rs 500 crore.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Ukraine bans entry for ALL Russian males aged between 16 and 60
Dec 01, 2018 - 19:18
Senate unanimously supported a resolution condemning Russia's actions in relation to the flagrant offence in the sea of Azov. And if the Russians did show up, the Ukrainian defence "is capable of destroying many Russian planes", says Nayev.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Jurgen Klopp's comments about Liverpool's midfield after PSG defeat worries fans
Dec 01, 2018 - 19:06
Van Dijk echoed the Swiss winger's thoughts, telling the club website: "We want to win in Paris. Everything we need, so let's go out and fight for each other.