How organisers announced Messi arrival at award ceremony
The 2022 Ballon d’or ceremony is being held in Paris tonight. The winner of the prestigious individual award will be announced by the organisers, France Football.
The likes of Kylian Mbappe, Erling Haaland, Didier Drogba have been captured at the event. Ballon d’Or organisers specifically announced the arrival of Lionel and his family to the ceremony.
The Argentine, according to leaked papers, will win an eight award tonight.
“Mesdames, messieurs, the seven-time winner of the Ballon d’Or… please welcome Lionel Messi and his family! ” Ballon d’Or wrote on X.
Lionel is said to be winning the award for the eight time tonight while Manchester City’s Erling Haaland comes second. Nigeria and Napoli striker, Victor Osimhen, is rated eighth best player in the world by the organisers
— Ballon d'Or #ballondor (@ballondor) October 30, 2023