Cristiano Ronaldo finished third in the Ballon d'Or running but was later crowned the best player in Serie A at a ceremony in Milan.
Barcelona's Lionel Messi picked up his sixth Ballon d'Or on Monday and suggested he will not take the award for granted given his age.
Real Madrid's Luka Modric handed the Ballon d'Or trophy to Lionel Messi on Monday and then expressed his respect for the Barcelona forward.
For a record sixth time, Lionel Messi was the recipient of the Ballon d'Or. We take a look at the years he has won the award.
Barcelona star Lionel Messi reclaimed outright ownership of the record for Ballon d'Or wins following Monday's presentation in Paris.
Lionel Messi has won the Ballon d'Or once in the past six years. It is time to stop taking his unrelenting talent for granted.
Virgil van Dijk will be "very proud" regardless of whether he goes home with the Ballon d'Or.
Ernesto Valverde heaped praise on Lionel Messi, who scored with four minutes remaining to lift Barcelona to victory on Sunday.
Lionel Messi's "genius" was lauded by Guillermo Amor after Barcelona's win over Atletico Madrid.
Sergi Roberto believes Barcelona's 1-0 victory over Atletico Madrid could prove a key moment in the LaLiga title race.