'Fifa World Player Of The Year' - 33 News Result(s)

  • Is the Cristiano Ronaldo factor enough for Portugal?

    Is the Cristiano Ronaldo factor enough for Portugal?

    2013 FIFA World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo scored all four of Portugal's goals over two legs against Sweden in the 2014 Brazil World Cup playoffs including a hat-trick in the return leg in Sweden as the Portuguese qualified with a 4-2 aggre...

  • Cristiano Ronaldo dethrones David Beckham as world's richest footballer

    Cristiano Ronaldo dethrones David Beckham as world's richest footballer

    FIFA World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo has become the wealthiest footballer in the world with earnings of 122 million Pounds after England soccer legend David Beckham's retirement put him out of contention for the annual Goal Rich List.

  • Cristiano Ronaldo sets all-time scoring record for Portugal

    Cristiano Ronaldo sets all-time scoring record for Portugal

    With 49 goals in 110 appearances, Cristiano Ronaldo became Portugal's all-time leading scorer as his side thrashed Cameroon 5-1 in a warm-up match. The 2013 FIFA world player of the year overtook Pauleta, who retired in 2006 after scoring 47 goals in...

  • Cristiano Ronaldo will be available for Copa del Rey semifinal: Carlo Ancelotti

    Cristiano Ronaldo will be available for Copa del Rey semifinal: Carlo Ancelotti

    FIFA World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo was shown a straight red card in Sunday's 1-1 Spanish league draw at Athletic Bilbao, leaving his availability for the semifinal against Atletico Madrid up in the air.

  • Liverpool legend Robbie Fowler hails Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo

    Liverpool legend Robbie Fowler hails Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo

    Fowler rated Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo as the best player in the world in current form and said he should win the World Footballer of the Year Award (Ballon d'Or) in the FIFA Awards ceremony in Zurich on January 13, ahead of the likes of ...

  • Turkish club Besiktas deny Ronaldinho deal

    Turkish club Besiktas deny Ronaldinho deal

    Turkish and Brazilian media reported that the two-time FIFA world player of the year had agreed to terms with the Super Lig side.

  • Injured Ronaldinho on track for Club World Cup

    Injured Ronaldinho on track for Club World Cup

    The two-time FIFA World Player of the Year ruptured the adductor muscle in his left groin while training with the Brazilian side late last month. Atletico Mineiro team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar said the 33-year-old was responding positively to intense ph...

  • Brazillian club Flamengo denies interest in Kaka

    Brazillian club Flamengo denies interest in Kaka

    The 2007 FIFA world player of the year has struggled for first-team football at the Santiago Bernabeu and is reportedly seeking a move during the summer transfer window in a bid to revive his stalled career.

  • Zico urges Kaka to quit Real Madrid for Flamengo

    Zico urges Kaka to quit Real Madrid for Flamengo

    Kaka, who won the 2007 FIFA World Player of the Year award while at AC Milan, has been used sparingly by Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho in the past two seasons.

  • Spain hails Lionel Messi's 'greatness'

    Spain hails Lionel Messi's 'greatness'

    Pictures of Lionel Messi picking up the FIFA prize in Zurich dressed in an eye brow-raising black and white-spotted suit and bow tie, splashed across front pages.

  • Who is Lionel Messi?

    Who is Lionel Messi?

    Born to a factory worker and a part-time cleaner in Argentina, Lionel Messi has risen from being a skilled child footballer to a maverick international star who has claimed almost every award in the world of football. On Monday (January 8), the 25-ye...

  • Lionel Messi wins record 4th world's best player award

    Lionel Messi wins record 4th world's best player award

    Lionel Messi won for the fourth straight time, beating Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona teammate Andres Iniesta. His 91 goals topped Gerd Mueller's mark of 85 for Bayern Munich and Germany in 1972.

  • Lionel Messi wins fourth consecutive FIFA 'World Player of the Year' award

    Lionel Messi wins fourth consecutive FIFA 'World Player of the Year' award

    Lionel Messi has won the FIFA Ballon d'Or award for his astonishing 91-goal year for Barcelona and Argentina in 2012. Aged just 25, Messi has now been voted the world's best player for an unprecedented fourth straight year.

  • Ronaldinho named in Brazil championship team of the year

    Ronaldinho named in Brazil championship team of the year

    Two-time FIFA world player of the year Ronaldinho was named in the Brazilian championship's team of the season.

  • Ronaldo backs Messi, Mourinho for FIFA awards

    Ronaldo backs Messi, Mourinho for FIFA awards

    Ronaldo, a three-time winner of the FIFA World Player of Year award, which merged with European Football's Ballon d'Or in 2010, said the Argentinian striker deserved to win ahead of Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo, reports Xinhua.

  • Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Andres Iniesta are world's best: Neymar

    Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Andres Iniesta are world's best: Neymar

    FIFA world player of the year nominee Neymar expects Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Andres Iniesta to be the main contenders for the award later this year.

  • Messi among 23 candidates for world player award

    Messi among 23 candidates for world player award

    Lionel Messi is in the running for a third consecutive FIFA world player of the year award after being selected among the 23 candidates for the 2011 prize.

  • Who would you have voted for as FIFA World Player of the Year?

    Who would you have voted for as FIFA World Player of the Year?

  • Do you agree with the choice of Lionel Messi as FIFA World Player of the Year?

    Do you agree with the choice of Lionel Messi as FIFA World Player of the Year?

  • Marta wins fourth consecutive FIFA award

    Brazilian women's football star Marta won the FIFA world player of the year award for the fourth consecutive year on Monday.

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