Lionel Messi has been crown the best player in the world by organizers of the annual Ballon D’or.
The Argentine edged out competition from Polish striker Lewandowski to win the 2021 Ballon D’or, a year he finally led Argentina to win the Copa America, their first since 1993.
— Paris Saint-Germain (@PSG_inside) November 29, 2021
Chelsea and Italy midfielder Jorginho came 3rd for his performance in the year under review where he helped both his club and country to win the Uefa Champions League and Euro 2020.
This is his 7th award having won it in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015 and 2019.
This is two clear of his rival Cristiano Ronaldo who has 5, 2008, 2013, 2014, 2016 and 2017.