Ronaldo-Messi won't win the 2018 Ballon d'Or: Kylian Mbappe

Sayak Basu


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09 Nov 2018: Ronaldo-Messi won't win the 2018 Ballon d'Or: Kylian Mbappe

French sensation, Kylian Mbappe has become one of the biggest football superstars after his exploits during the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Notably, he became the second teenager to score in the World Cup final after Pele.

Recently, Mbappe said that Messi and Ronaldo might not win the Ballon d'Or this year, due to France's winning campaign.

Here's more.

Comments: Mbappe's comments on Messi and Ronaldo

Mbappe stated that he still believes Messi and Ronaldo are the two best players in the world.

Messi was Europe's highest goal-scorer last season, whereas, CR7 led the UCL tally.

However, Mbappe believes that performance in the World Cup will be a major factor in deciding the winner of the Ballon d'Or this term.

Mbappe had bagged the Golden Boy award last season.

Mbappe: Mbappe on his chance of winning the Ballon d'Or

Mbappe believes he does deserve the Ballon d'Or after his sensational performance in the World Cup.

He managed to score four goals in the World Cup and was also voted the best young player of the tournament.

This season, he has scored 11 goals so far in the Ligue 1. In two years, he has become the hottest property in French football.

Observation: Is Mbappe the next best thing in football?

Mbappe has the quality to become a great footballer, he has pace, footwork, good understanding of the game and shots.

On numerous occasions, he has said that his mother has advised him to be humble and not get carried away by the success.

If he finally finds his position on the field and continues winning matches single-handedly, nobody can deny him the superstardom.