Wednesday 27 October 2021
I wrote – Menna Omar:
The newspaper “The Sun” said that there is a leaked list of the winner of the Ballon d’Or 2021, which refers to the crowning of the Polish Robert Lewandowski of Bayern Munich with the title for the first time in its history.
In early October, France Football revealed the list of 30 players nominated for the award.
The award winner will be announced on November 29 at a ceremony in the French capital, Paris, in the presence of a number of nominees.
And according to what the newspaper “The Sun” reported, according to the leaked list that was circulated through social networking sites, Lewandowski is the winner of the award, while the Argentine Lionel Messi, the player of Paris Saint-Germain, came second, followed by the French Karim Benzema, the Real Madrid star, and then Mohamed Salah, the Liverpool star. Fourthly.
Jorginho, the Chelsea player, ranked fifth in the number of votes, while Kylian Mbappe of Paris Saint-Germain ranked sixth, followed by N’Golo Kante, the Chelsea star, in seventh, while Erling Haaland of Borussia Dortmund came in eighth, then Cristiano Ronaldo of Manchester United in Ninth place, followed by Kevin De Bruyne, Manchester City player tenth.
The newspaper added that the document allegedly leaked by France Football and dated October 25 reported that Lewandowski received 627 points out of 176 voting countries.