Lionel Messi Wins Fourth Ballon d'Or
January 8 , 2013
Lionel Messi was awarded the FIFA Ballon d'Or for a fourth year running on Monday - a veritable record for the sportsman. In 2012, the 25-year old Barcelona forward hit 91 goals. Messi beat Barcelona's Andres Iniesta and Real Madrid's Ronaldo to win the trophy.
Fans cheered tumultuously as the star stepped up in his polka dotted suit to accept the award given to the world's best footballer.The award ceremony was held in Zurich.
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