Messi is the top favorite to win the Ballon d’Or, says Koeman


The FC Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman believes Argentine Lionel Messi is “the top favorite to win the Ballon d’Or” this year, in addition to considering that they have “signed well so far.”

He is the captain and an example for the team and has proven once again to be the best player in the world. I know the desire he has had to win this cup, and he has finally achieved it after working many years for his team. For the season he has had and for winning the Copa América, I think he is the top favorite to win the Ballon d’Or this year, “said Koeman.

In another order, He was pleased with the “successes” of his players during the Eurocup and the America’s Cup, and assured that this should serve as a reinforcement to aspire to this entire course. “We are a club that tries to play well and attractive, but we also know that we have the responsibility to win important things. With the help of the Catalans we are going to achieve it”, he pointed.

It is important to have the backing of the club president and officers. We know that the president is very involved with us and with the players, he talks to them. We are in a big club, with a winning mentality and where the maximum is always demanded “, he concluded about Joan Laporta.


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