As one of the best football players in the world right now, Neymar has everything it takes to win the biggest individual football award, the Ballon d’Or. In the face of all that, the Brazilian is yet to win the award obviously because of the likes of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Messi and Ronaldo have dominated the Ballon d’Or award in the last 10 years even with the emergence of several superstars during that period. The duo’s dominance remained unbreakable.
Neymar is the latest superstar and has been looked upon as the player who could break this supremacy by Messi and Ronaldo. Probably because of their age, otherwise, Neymar mat not have been able to. In other words, this is the right time for the Brazilian to secure the award.
However, other great soccer players have also emerge alongside Neymar and they could overtake the Brazilian and stop his dream of lifting the Ballon d’Or.
You want to know who these other great football players are? Below are the three great soccer players who could most likely smash Neymar’s dream of winning the Ballon d’Or.