Lionel Messi propels Robert Lewandowski and Jorginho to the 2021 Ballon d’Or, with the dismayed reaction of his PSG teammate Kylian Mbappe filmed while Cristiano Ronaldo rages against the French journalist

Lionel Messi and his noble gesture with Robert Lewandowski after winning his seventh Ballon d’Or

The best memes of Lionel Messi’s Ballon d’Or: Cristiano Ronaldo and Lewandowski, at the center of the jokes

Will it still be Lionel Messi? Or will Robert Lewandowski get the green light? Here are the top five contenders for this year’s Ballon d’Or

Robert Lewandowski cruelly had the Ballon d’Or stolen in 2020 and his stats are much better than those of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in 2021 as well

Sergio Ramos backs his Paris Saint-Germain teammate Lionel Messi to win the Ballon d’Or despite ties to Real Madrid and Manchester United striker Cristiano Ronaldo – but there is a very valid reason

Who scored the most goals in 2021? Robert Lewandowski leads Lionel Messi before Ballon d’Or but Cristiano Ronaldo is not in the top five

Ballon d’Or winners and top 10 players from 2000 to 2020, as odds suggest Lionel Messi will beat Robert Lewandowski for first prize

Ballon d’Or odds: who will win the prize? PSG superstar Lionel Messi favorite for the gong ahead of Robert Lewandowski, Mohamed Salah and Cristiano Ronaldo

Neymar suffers horrific ankle injury as Lionel Messi and Kylian Mbappe struggle in front of goal in Paris Saint-Germain’s laborious victory over modest Saint-Etienne

Manchester United striker Cristiano Ronaldo wants to win another Ballon d’Or and has ambitions to overtake Lionel Messi by his retirement

Rio Ferdinand says defensive actions by Lionel Messi, Neymar and Kylian Mbappe show why PSG won’t win ‘big trophies’ such as Champions League