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What They're Saying
by Mike Woitalla, January 13th, 2014 11:55PM

TAGS:  fifa


"I would like to congratulate Cristiano because he was a worthy winner. I don't have anything else to say. It was a great year for all three of us (Ronaldo, Messi and Franck Ribery) and that's why we're here. I don't have any complaints or any apologies to make either.”

-- Lionel Messi, whose streak of FIFA Ballon d’Or wins ended at four years in a row when Cristiano Ronaldo took the 2013 honor. (

1 comment
  1. Zoe Willet
    commented on: January 14, 2014 at 9:40 p.m.
    Messi, always the gentleman! If one considers the whole package and not just performance statistics, it is always Messi #1.

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