Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo was Thursday named Globe Soccer’s Best Player for the second year consecutively and the fourth time by and large despite the fact that he was absent face to face to get his trophy.
The Portuguese International likewise won the prize, sorted out by the EFAA (European Association of Football Agents) and ECA (European Clubs Association) in 2011, 2014 and 2016.
Ronaldo showed up by video connect as he got the award from Italy’s Alessandro del Piero.
In spite of his various awards, Ronaldo joked that regardless he has a lot of space to extend his own trophy bureau.
“Don’t worry my friend, I have a lot of space,” Ronaldo, who inspired Real to the Champions League last season, told the show’s host.
“For me it’s a special moment and I feel very happy to receive this award. I have to say thank you to my teammates, to my coach, to Real Madrid.
“It was an amazing year, we won a lot of trophies collective and myself individual, so I’m so glad. Thank you for the people who voted for me — next year, do the same!”
Real Madrid were additionally named best club of the year and Zinedine Zidane was best coach.
“It’s an honour for me and for the club to receive this award,” Zidane told the audience.“It means things have gone well and worked well.”
In different awards, Francesco Totti and Carles Puyol got player career awards, Marcello Lippi was given an coaching career award, Spain’s La Liga was best league of the year, and Jorge Mendes named best agents.