Paris Saint-Germain forward, Lionel Messi, has named the 2 players he would vote for in this yr’s Ballon d’ Or.
Speaking to French Republic Football, Messi confirmed his plans to place forth the names of his Paris Saint-Germain teammates Neymar and Kylian Mbappe.
The Argentine captain also hinted that he is also taking into consideration the efforts of both Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski and Real Madrid’s Karim Benzema this yr.
“In my squad (PSG), there are 2 that I will easily vote for – Ney and Kylian,” Messi said.
“And so, Robert Lewandowski, who has had a great yr. There is also Karim Benzema, who was fantabulous.’
“We know that titles are important, too.”
Meanwhile, Messi, Neymar, Mbappe, Lewandowski and Benzema were all shortlisted in the 30-man nominees for the Ballon d’ Or this yr on Fri.
The winner for this yr’s Ballon d’ Or will be announced on Nov 29.
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