Luka Modric Wins Ballon d’Or 2018 | Ends Ronaldo And Messi’s Duopoly

Luka Modric Wins Ballon d’Or 2018 – As we all know that Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo both have five Ballons d’Or apiece. But with both of them having not impressed at the 2018 World Cup with their respective nations, the winner of the 2018 Ballon d’Or has been revealed in Paris, as Real Madrid and Croatia’s Luka Modric has ended the 10-year duopoly of the Ballon d’Or by Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.

The Ballon d’Or award final winner and rankings are decided by votes from selected football journalists and organized by French magazine France Football has been dominated by Messi and Ronaldo since Kaka won the award in 2008.

Luka Modrić is the captain of the Croatian National Team; he plays as a midfielder for both the Spanish club Real Madrid and the Croatia national team.

Luka Modric Wins Ballon d’Or 2018.

Modric was the Captain of Croatia on their run to their first World Cup final and was awarded the tournament’s best player, in spite of his side’s 4:2 loss to France in the final. He also helped Real Madrid win a third successive Champions League title in May. The Real Madrid midfielder is the first ever Croatian winner of the individual prize and crowns an outstanding year for Him.

In his speech after the award, he thanked the France Football for the honor and said, “I want to end this speech with a message to all young girls in the world; Believe in yourselves”. France Football magazine has organized the Ballon d’Or award since 1956 and made history at the latest ceremony by awarding a female Ballon d’Or for the first time.

Men’s Ballon d’Or Leading Top 10

  1. Luka Modric.
  2. Cristiano Ronaldo.
  3. Antoine Griezmann.
  4. Kylian Mbappe.
  5. Lionel Messi.
  6. Mohamed Salah.
  7. Raphael Varane.
  8. Edin Hazard.
  9. Kevin De Bruyne.
  10. Harry Kane.

List Of Past Winners From 2003 Till Now:

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