The FIFA Ballon d’Or 2011

Once again Lionel Messi for the third consecutive year was the undoubted star to be on the FIFA Ballon d’Or 2011 Gala. Being the most humble and the most dedicated player towards this sport is what brought him again as the number one player of the year again.

Ronaldo nervously announces the winner of The FIFA Ballon d’Or 2011 and star Lionel Messi receives his award.

Josep “Pep” Guardiola the coach of FC Barcelona receives his trophy from Luis Figo and was awarded as the Best Coach of the year 2011. Guardiola also won five more trophies including the Champions League and the Spanish Championship.

The Santos player Neymar Da Silva of Brazil won the Puskas trophy for the best Goal in the world of the year 2011.

The Manchester United manager, Sir Alex Ferguson, receives the Fifa presidential award for services to football from the FIFA president Sepp Blatter.


A moment for everyone with the Brazilian Football Legend Pele where as Pele hands in the FIFA/FIFPro World XI award to Lionel Messi, Neymar Da Silva, Dani Alves and others. Where as Zeidan collects the awards of the Real Madrid players for those who couldn’t make it to the Gala and apologizes on their behalf.

Lionel Messi’s pictures with the 3 consecutive trophies of the years 2011, 2010, 2009.