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Does Ronaldo hype and Ballon d’Or ?

  Ballon d’Or is a political popularity contest where money talks and mainly goals matter. You only have to look back to the scandal of 2013 and understand what happened then and why, when they extended the voting deadline. Anyone with a half a brain...

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Ballon d’Or: not counted Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland’s captain and drillmaster did not get a vote in the Ballon d’Or poll, as the Irish Football Association (IFA) did not advanced the ballots on time. The blooper meant the choices of Southampton midfielder Steven Davis and Michael O’Neill were not counted. The...

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