Ronaldo Second, Messi Fifth As Modric Wins FIFA The Best Award

FIFA Best Man Award, Luka Modric. PICTURE: Anadolu Agency

LONDON: Real Madrid’s Luka Modric claimed FIFA’s The Best award for 2018 to end Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi’s decade-long hold on world football’s top player prize. The Croatia midfielder won with 29 percent of the […]

Why Didn’t Messi Make The FIFA Best Shortlist?

Luis Suárez and Leo Messi celebrate a goal against Huesca. PICTURE: FC Barcelona

The exceptions to the rule are Messi in 2010 and 2012 and Ronaldo in 2013. In each of those three years the best player in the world, per FIFA’s voting system, was knocked in the […]

Ajax Found Guilty Of Using Ndoro And Get Relegated


By Isaac Ndou JOHANNESBURG: Ajax have now fallen to the bottom with five points separating them and Platinum Stars who now have finished 15th. Ajax Cape Town have paid the price for using Tendai Ndoro […]