Sharing is caring!Facebook0Twitter0Google+0Pinterest0Real Madrid’s wing man has claimed the 2014 Fifa Ballon d’Or for the third time in his career as ...
The attacker also played a vital role in the Santiago Bernabeu side’s Copa del Rey win by netting three goals in six appearances, although he missed the final against Barcelona due to injury.
The 29-year-old Portuguese won the Liga top scorer for 2014 season scoring 31 goals in 30 appearances, making him share the European Golden Shoe together with Luis Suarez who also scored 31 goals in the English Premier League, EPL.
Ronaldo has become the seventh player in football history to successfully defend his Ballon d’Or title after Johan Cruyff, Kevin Keegan, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, Michel Platini, Marco van Basten and Lionel Messi.
Ronaldo won the Balon D’or with at his former English side, Manchester United in 2008 as Lionel Messi consecutively won the award from 2009 to 2013. He has moved level with Cruyff, Platini and Van Basten on three wins, with only Messi ahead of him on four Ballon d’Or trophies.