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Ballon d'Or 2019: Top Comments from Lionel Messi's Victory Speech

Lionel Messi said he had achieved the "unthinkable" after winning the sixth men's Ballon d'Or of his career at a ceremony in Paris on Monday.

The Barcelona superstar edged Liverpool's Virgil van Dijk in second and Juventus' Cristiano Ronaldo in third to set yet another new benchmark:


OFFICIAL: #BallondOr top 10 1) Messi 2) Van Dijk 3) Ronaldo 4) Mane 5) Salah 6) Mbappe 7) Alisson 8) Lewandowski 9) Bernardo 10) Mahrez

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Lionel Messi becomes the first player in footballing history to win the Ballon D'Or 6 times (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015, 2019).