Ronaldo wins UEFA Player of the Year award

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 26 Aug 2017 10:51:05



REAL Madrid and Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo was named the UEFA Player of the Year here.

Ronaldo, who took the award on Thursday night, helped Real win the UEFA Champions League for a second successive time last season and also won European Championships with Portugal last year.

Ronaldo was shortlisted along with Juventus’ Gianluigi Buffon and FC Barcelona’s Lionel Messi for the award.