- Published on 09 January 2017
- Written by slbc news
Cristiano Ronaldo is favourite to be named the world's best player at the inaugural Best Fifa Football Awards ceremony in Zurich today. Real Madrid forward Ronaldo beat rival Lionel Messi to win the Ballon d'Or award for a fourth time last month.
Fifa ended its six-year collaboration with magazine France Football for the Ballon d'Or award last year. Barcelona's Messi and Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann have also been nominated for the men's prize.