Spanish football expert, Guillem Balague, made a very important comment on Ballon d’Or that no footballer can catch Lionel Messi in the number of Ballon d’Or awards won.
He said this on Monday night as Lionel Messi won Ballon d’Or for the seventh time, beating Robert Lewandowski and Jorginho to the prize.
Meanwhile His eternal rival, Cristiano Ronaldo, just won it five times and finished sixth this year.
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When asked whether Ronaldo could catch Messi now, Spanish football expert Guillem Balague told Mirror Football: “I don’t think so. Nobody can catch Messi now.
“This is something unique for many reasons. Not even [Diego] Maradona or Pele had the consistency of Messi.
“Sometimes we say very good players I wish they were recognised, but in this case for as long as he is with us, there is not one single award that he didn’t deserve. Not even in 2010 where Xavi and [Andres] Iniesta didn’t get it.
“Now he’s on another planet. He already was. And I don’t think anybody can catch him now.” He submitted