Ronaldo wins UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Written by White Angelis

Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring the second goal for Portugal during the FIFA 2014 World Cup playoff football match Sweden vs Portugal at the Friends Arena in Solna near Stockholm on November 19, 2013 . AFP PHOTO/ JONATHAN NACKSTRAND (Photo credit should read JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images)

The Striker has scooped the individual honor for the second time in his career after to helping Real Madrid and Portugal to Champions League and Euro 2016 greatness separately

Real Madrid and Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo has won the UEFA Best Player in Europe honor for the second time.

Ronaldo, 31, claimed the prize in front of his club colleague Gareth Bale and Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann.

The forward, who first won the award in 2014, scored the triumphant spot-kick as Madrid beat Atletico in the Champions League last on penalties in May,

What’s more, Ronaldo then went ahead to help Portugal to their first worldwide title with triumph at the Euros, scoring three goals in the competition.

About the author

White Angelis

Leave a Comment