The 2022 Ballon d’Or award ceremony has been announced on Monday night and it had been held at the Theatre du Chatelet in Paris.
Reports have also revealed that Real Madrid’s Karim Benzema have also been revealed to have won the Ballon d’Or this year and he had been ahead of Bayern Munich’s Sadio Mane, Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne and Barcelona’s Robert Lewandowski.
Benzema had also crowned as the Champions League’s top scorer, La Liga’s top scorer and UEFA Player of the Year.
Below is the full list of all winners during the 2022 Ballon d’Or awards ceremony:
Kopa trophy (best player under 21) – Barcelona’s Gavi.
Best Striker of the Year award (the Gerd Müller Award) – Lewandoski
Women’s Ballon d’Or 2022 – Barcelona’s Alexia Putellas
Yachine Trophy 2022 – Real Madrid’s Thibaut Courtois.
Men’s Ballon d’Or 2022 – Benzema.
Socrates Prize – Bayern Munich’s Sadio Mane.
Club of the Year award – Manchester City.
In another report, the Brazilian superstar striker and playmaker Neymar will be going on trial in Spain on Monday over some of the alleged irregularities which had occurred in his transfer to Barcelona nearly a decade ago.
The 30-year-old, who had been reportedly wearing some sunglasses and a dark suit had also waved to the press as he had arrived with his parents at the Provincial Court of Barcelona at around 9:45 am.
And it has been reported that the high-profile trial is the culmination of a years-long legal saga over his 2013 transfer from the Brazilian club Santos to Barcelona and then Neymar joined Qatar-owned Paris Saint-Germain in a world record 222 million euro ($214 million) transfer which had taken place in 2017.