The Portuguese international footballer Cristiano Ronaldo was again recognized by FIFA as the best player in the world , this time to the year 2013 , repeating the feat achieved in 2008 .
Cristiano Ronaldo is a native of Madeira and was born in Funchal , where he joined the ” Swallow ” at an early age . After passing by Sporting , where he made his professional debut at age 17 , was asked by Manchester United and currently is part of the Spanish club Real Madrid team.
Cristiano Ronaldo left Messi and Ribery back and won the Golden Ball award 2013. The Real Madrid player has become the January 13, 2013 the first Portuguese to win two trophies , surpassing Eusébio , winner in 1965 with the sweater Benfica , Luís Figo and which earned the title when he defended the colors of Barcelona and Real Madrid (2000 .) the Portuguese international has grossed 27.99% of the vote against 24.72 % for Messi , who had to settle for second place , and 23.36 % of Ribéry who closed the podium.
CR7 has carved an enviable collection of titles currently available in the existing museum in Funchal , which will certainly meet more this award .
After led by FIFA president Sepp Blatter in a television interview in which he stated prefer Messi CR7 , Cristiano Ronaldo controversy could once again show that he is the best player in the world and we are very proud !