Ballon d'Or ceremony: How we've found out Karim Benzema and Eden Hazard's ranks
- Tribuna.com made a 'live' coverage of the Ballon d'Or ceremony.
- Benzema - 26th place.
- Hazard - 13th place.
The results of Ballon d'Or 2019 are finally coming in. Unfortunately, one of the two Madridistas who are in a 30-man shortlist doesn't get to win the prestigious trophy.
Eden Hazard also missed out on the trophy this year. The Real Madrid man takes 13th place.
It's sad to announce that both our players couldn't make it even to the top 10, left alone top 3. But we still have hope to see the former Madridista, Cristiano Ronaldo, lift this trophy this time around.
- Here are other players who have already been announced:
=28. Joao Felix (Atletico Madrid)
=28. Marquinhos (PSG)
=28. Donny van de Beek (Ajax)
=26. Karim Benzema
=26. Gini Wijnaldum (Liverpool)
=24. Kalidou Koulibaly (Napoli)
=24. Marc-Andre ter Stegen (Barcelona)
23. Hugo Lloris (Tottenham)
22. Heung-Min Son (Tottenham)
20. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Arsenal)
=20. Dusan Tadic (Ajax)
19. Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool)
18. Antoine Griezmann (Barcelona)
17. Bobby Firmino (Liverpool)
16. Sergio Aguero (Manchester City)
15. Matthijs de Ligt (Juventus)
14. Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City)
13. Eden Hazard
12. Raheem Sterling (Manchester City)
11. Frenkie de Jong (Barcelona)
While there is some time until we find out who wins the trophy this year, the contenders start arriving at the ceremony. 2018 winner Luka Modric has also already appeared on the red carpet ready to hand the trophy over to the next winner.
- Matthijs de Ligt wins 2019 Kopa Trophy.
He beat Joao Felix and Madrid-linked Jadon Sancho to it.
- And now it's time for top 10:
10. Riyad Mahrez (Manchester City)
9. Bernardo Silva (Manchester City)
8. Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich)
One more pause before revealing the rest of top 10.
- Liverpool's Alisson wins 2019 Yachine Trophy.
He beat Barca's Marc ter Stegen and Manchester City's Ederson Moraes to it.
- Now back to top 10.
7. Alisson (Liverpool)
6. Kylian Mbappe (PSG)
5. Mo Salah (Liverpool)
4. Sadio Mane (Liverpool)
3. Cristiano Ronaldo (Juventus)
2. Virgil van Dijk (Liverpool)
1. Leo Messi (Barcelona)