Cristiano Ronaldo wins UEFA Best Player Award in Europe 2016
Real Madrid and Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo was named UEFA Best Player in Europe taking after the Champions League draw service on Thursday.
European football’s representing body whittled a waitlist of 10 down to Real Madrid couple Gareth Bale and Ronaldo and Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann
Ronaldo, who won after the 2013-14 season, joined Barcelona star Lionel Messi as the second player to win the recompense twice.
Ronaldo captained Portugal to transcendence at Euro 2016, when he was taken off harmed amid the last, and scored the triumphant shootout punishment for Real Madrid as they won the Champions League for an eleventh time.
“Obviously, I feel glad since it was an extraordinary season,” Ronaldo said. “In any case, it wouldn’t be reasonable in the event that I didn’t say these two astonishing players [Bale and Griezmann]. Griezmann, I am sad for your misfortune to Portugal in the last, however you are an astonishing player. It was an incredible season.”