Shakes voted for Ronaldo

2016-01-14 06:00
PHOTO:SOURCED  Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba.

PHOTO:SOURCED Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba.

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BAFANA Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba­ voted for Cristiano Ronaldo­ to receive the Ballon d’Or award, according to reports.

However, it was Lionel Messi who walked away with his record fifth award in Zurich on Monday night.

According to Soccer Laduma, Mashaba voted for the Portuguese attacker as his choice to win the award with Chile’s Arturo Vidal as his second choice, placing Yaya Toure in third.

While Ronaldo finished as runner-up with Neymar ending third, neither of Mashaba’s second and third choice made the top 10 in the final votes. Messi received an astounding 41,33% of the vote while Ronaldo got 27,76 and Neymar 7,86%. - Reuters.

Fifa Ballon d’Or 2016 Results

Fifa Ballon d’Or: Lionel Messi

Women’s Coach of the Year: Jill Ellis

Fifa Coach of the Year: Luis

Fifa Puskas Award: Wendell

Fifa Women’s World Player of the Year: Carli Lloyd

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