A french player, Kylian Mbappe, has revealed the best person he considered for 2019 Ballon D’or.
He predicted Lionel Messi as the one with the most clear chances to win the award.
He disclosed this while speaking with Euro Sport on Monday.
“Messi, despite the elimination in UCL semi-final, it does not change anything. He is the number one,” he was quoted.
“He has shown he was the best player this year.”
If Messi eventually wins, he will be the first player to achieve such feat of six ballon d’or award.