• Twitter reacts as Ronaldo wins third Ballon d’Or

    by  • January 13, 2015 • La Liga, Portugal, Real Madrid • 0 Comments

    The Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has won the FIFA 2014 Ballon d’Or award for the third time, beating off competition from four-time winner Lionel Messi and German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer.

    The 29-year-old Portuguese captain won the prestigious award with 37.66 per cent of the vote ahead of Barcelona forward Messi (15.76 per cent) and Bayern Munich shot-stopper Neuer (15.72 per cent).

    The evening of awards at Zurich brings plenty of activity on Twitter – and here is some of our favourite tweets from the professionals.