The wait is over, and it’s now official that Lionel Messi and Aitana Bonmati are the winners of the 2023 Ballon d’Ors. The Argentina and Inter Miami star took the boys’s prize residence from Paris on Monday night, whereas the Barcelona and Spain midfielder claimed the ladies’s prize.
Lionel Messi wins the 2023 Males’s Ballon d’Or
Messi formally took residence the 2023 Ballon d’Or on Monday night, being chosen to win the award for an eighth time in his profession. His triumph on the 2022 World Cup in Qatar not solely put an exclamation mark on a profession for the ages, however realistically it catapulted him again into rivalry for the Ballon d’Or trophy.
Regardless of being outscored by Erling Haaland final season, Messi‘s particular person performances had been aided enormously by his play in Qatar, and plenty of predicted he would win the award.
Aitana Bonmati wins the 2023 Ladies’s Ballon d’Or
Aitana Bonmati is formally the very best feminine footballer on the earth, and he or she took residence the Ballon d’Or for 2023. The Barcelona midfielder loved a spectacular yr through which she additionally lifted the Ladies’s World Cup with Spain. She gained the Golden Ball for being the match’s greatest participant and scored 19 objectives in 37 appearances for her membership facet.
Along with her membership, Bonmati was key as Barcelona gained honours domestically and gained the Ladies’s Champions League as nicely, coming from 2-0 behind within the last.