Sunday, 19 May 2013
Lionel Messi Emerges Winner Of FIFA's 2012 Ballon D'or Award
Lionel Messi has emerged the winner of FIFA Ballon D'or Awards 2012 took place today in Zurich Switzerland.
He won it today for the fourth time, he was the winner in the year 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 making it a four straight win.
The event was well attended by world class sport administrators and footballers both retired and still active.
FIFPRO XI of the Night went to, Casillas Alves, Gerard Pique, Sergio Ramos, Marcelo Alonso, Xavi, Iniesta Messi, Falcao, Ronaldo. (Madrid + Barça + Falcao), there is no African player on the list.
Vicente del Bosque named 2012 Fifa Coach of the Year
Franz Beckenbauer wins the FIFA Presidential Award 2012
The winner of the FIFA Fair Play Award 2012 is the Uzbekistan FA
Fifa Women's world Player 2012: Abby Wambach (USA)