Lionel Messi was praised by Robert Lewandowski after winning a record sixth Ballon d'Or.
LaLiga title hopefuls Real Madrid have reportedly stepped up their interest in Napoli and Spain midfielder Fabian Ruiz.
He may have finished runner up to Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi, but Virgil van Dijk had no qualms about losing out to the Barcelona star.
Lionel Messi feels someone will break his record of six Ballon d'Or awards.
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.
LaLiga president Javier Tebas has announced his decision to resign with a statement published on his Twitter page but will seek re-election.
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.
Liverpool's Alisson is the inaugural winner of the Yachine Trophy, awarded to the best goalkeeper in world football over the past 12 months.