Abu Dhabi – A French journalist named the winner of the Ballon d'Or (Balloon d'Or) and the names of the first three, including Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.
The journalist Eric Mramroth has published information "filtered" for the names of the players in the three positions on the list: the Croatian Luka Modric came in first place, the French defender Rafael Faran was the second and the French Kilian Mbabi finished third.
The first three did not include Ronaldo and Messi in Argentina, according to a reporter from Radio France International.
Even the French Antoine Grisman, nominated by many among the top three players in the world, was absent.
Football fans will wait for December 3 to see the winner of the Golden Ball for the best player in the world, given by France Football magazine for the best of last season, according to some sports journalists.
Real Madrid has already won the FIFA World of the Year award in September. Arab Sky News