Figo: Ronaldo could win Ballon d'Or

November 12, 2013
By Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent
Former Real Madrid star Luis Figo says Cristiano Ronaldo could win this year’s FIFA Ballon d’Or but warned he faces stiff competition from Lionel Messi and Franck Ribery.

• Train: Recognising Ronaldo

Bayern Munich and France star Ribery is currently favourite to take the prize -- especially with Messi now sidelined for the remainder of 2013 due to his ongoing muscle issues.

However, Ronaldo’s superb current form ...

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