Portuguese superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has emerged as the first ever winner of Best FIFA Men’s Player on Monday, January 9 in Zurich.
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Ronaldo's successful 2016 came after Champions League and Euro 2016 victories for club and country in the year, and now he as won yet another accolade for his enviable trophy cabinet.
Last year, FIFA ended its six-year collaboration with magazine France Football for the Ballon d'Or award and unveiled its own brand new "Best" distinction.
Ronaldo now has the Ballon d'Or and FIFA Best award after his third Champions League title, thanks in major part to his 16 goals in 12 games, as well as Portugal's Euro 2016 success - the country's first major crown.