Real Madrid superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo has piped himself favorite to win the 2016 Ballon d’ Or ahead of arch rival Lionel Messi.
The 31-year-old who is recovering from the knee injury he suffered in the Euro 2016 final spoke to goal and insisted he will not feature in the upcoming Super Cup in Trondheim on August 9 against Sevilla.
“I’m completely ruled out of the Super Cup on the 9th because I return to work on the 10th,” said Ronaldo.
When asked on who would win the Ballon d’Or 2016, He said
“It’s out of my hands
“But I’ll admit that I’m in a good position given that I won the Champions League and the European Championship.”