The Ballon d’Or ceremony for 2021 has begun, as the world’s eyes turn to the Théâtre Châtelet in Paris, where the best footballer in the world will be crowned with the Ballon d’Or, in the most exciting race for the award in years.
The Golden Ball arrived at the ceremony in a luxury sports car, driven by two people who hid their faces with a protective helmet.
At the beginning of the ceremony, Barcelona player Pedri, 19, was crowned with the Youth Ballon d’Or.
With regard to the Golden Ball award, the race has become almost “trapped” between the two stars, Argentine Lionel Messi and Poland’s Robert Lewandowski, as speculation and leaks abound that expect one victory at the expense of the other on the last day, while millions of players await the center of the Egyptian star Mohamed Salah in a better arrangement. world players.
With the mystery surrounding the identity of the new winner, the editor-in-chief of France Football magazine, the organizer of the award, made “fiery” statements hinting at the new winner of the “Golden Ball”.
Ferret said: “The winning player knows that he has won the award now, and we met in the strictest confidence to talk about the victory.”
Ferret added: “No one noticed us while we were with him. He was very happy to win the big prize,” according to the French website Telefoot.
The fans tried to study the features of Messi and Lewandowski, during their matches between their teams, Paris Saint-Germain and Bayern Munich, to monitor the features of sadness or joy, but things are still blurry.
France Football will award the Golden Ball to the best player in a huge party on Monday evening in Paris.
In the context, Argentine star Lionel Messi sparked speculation, the moment he arrived at the Chatelet Theater in Paris, where the best football player in the world will be crowned with the Ballon d’Or.
Messi arrived at the concert hall, wearing a gaudy jacket studded with jewels, which caught the eye, as if it was appropriate for someone who came to crown the award.
Source: Sky News