A PDF copy of votes of the 2nd voting round for the 2013 Ballon d’Or (players, coaches, journalists):
Messi: “Ronaldo crying on stage? I understand his reaction, it’s normal, with all the emotions…”
Messi: “I can only congratulate Cristiano, he did great and deserves to win. Also congrats to Ribery, who also did it enough to win.”
Final votes Ballon d’Or 2013

Cristiano Ronaldo: 27,99%

Lionel Messi: 24,72%

Franck Ribéry: 23,36%

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World Team of the year 2013

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Neuer – Alves Ramos ThiagoSilva Lahm – Iniesta Xavi Ribery – Messi Ibrahimovic Ronaldo

Tumblr and their technical problems *sighs*
Ahem! Hello, gentlemen.

Ahem! Hello, gentlemen.

These were the final stats for the Top 3 finalists:

Messi: “Advice to young players? First, they should have fun, football is a great sport. Besides, they need to work hard and have some luck”

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