Breaking: Cristiano Ronaldo named UEFA best player of the year
- Cristiano Ronaldo has been named UEFA best player of the year
- The current Ballon d'or winner scored 12 goals in last seasons Champions League
- Ronaldo was announced winner in the ongoing Champions League group stage draws
Current Ballon d’or winner Cristiano Ronaldo has been named UEFA player of the year for the 2016/2017 season.
The top 3 nominees for the award were Gianluigi Buffon (ITA – Juventus FC), Lionel Messi (ARG – FC Barcelona) and Cristiano Ronaldo (POR – Real Madrid CF).
Ronaldo also won UEFA forward of the season in the same event.
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The Madrid forward was announced winner in the group stage draws for the 2017/2018 UEFA Champions league draws in Monaco, France.
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Ronaldo scored 12 goals in the competition helping Real Madrid to win the Champions league in the process.
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