FIFA disclose it that they have cancelled the Ballon d’0r in this year !!!!
The Ballon d’Or (“Golden Ball”) is an annual football award presented by French news magazine France Football that is one of the oldest and generally regarded as the most prestigious individual award for football players. It has been awarded since 1956, although between 2010 and 2015, an agreement was made with FIFA, and the award was temporarily unified with the FIFA World Player of the Year (founded in 1991) and known as the FIFA Ballon d’Or. However, the partnership ended in 2016, and the award relapsed to the Ballon d’Or, while FIFA also reverted to its own separate annual award The Best FIFA Men’s Player. The recipients of the joint FIFA Ballon d’Or are considered as winners by both award organisations.
FIFA the hosting of the Ballon d’0r has made it officially that there won’t be any award for the best player this year. 2019 Ballon d’0r was won by the barcelona captain,Lionel messi,while Christiano Ronaldo and virgil van dirk be the runner up.
It is reportedly stop due to the pandemic period that is affecting the world,it has also affected the football matches and event,no more fans to watch it live, at least 1km social distance before any conversation,no interaction, all the listed is meant to prevent the spread of corona virus.
For the first time since 1956, the Ballon d’0r will not be awarded to any player this year due to the break in football in 2020