Players who never win the Ballon d’Or including Henry, England ’66 hero Moore, and Kenny Dalglish
Messi and Ronaldo maybe have 11 Ballon d'Or's between each other, but this lot could not even win one.
The following legends were robbed of the best prize a football player can win in in their careers.
Messi won the Ballon d’Or six more times than these players.
Some you may already know, some will be surprise, meanwhile others you argue were cheated out of it.
Between the 2001-06, Arsenal forward was at the peak of his powers.
But not only he was Premier League top scorer in four out of five seasons, he netted 29 goals in 52 Champions League during that time.
However for some reason, despite his unplayable performances the best ,,award´´ was runner-up in the Ballon d'Or ratings.
So called best defender to have ever played the game.
His career began in AC Milan and this icon won 25 trophies, including seven Serie A titles and the Champions League five times.
Maldini was often overshadowed by his more glamorous team-mates who were all recipients of the Ballon d'Or ball. The biggest success for him was third place in 94´ and 03´.