He also scooped the PFA Players' Player of the Year, FWA Footballer of the Year, African Footballer of the Year, BBC African Footballer of the Year, PFA Team of the Year, Liverpool's Fans Player of the Year, Liverpool's Players' Player of the Year AND the Premier League Player of the Season.
But Griezmann is convinced that whatever happens, a World Cup victor must take the honour after France's success in Russian Federation.
Griezmann had a stellar tournament and enjoyed a great year with Atletico Madrid at club level, winning the Europa League and finishing second in La Liga ahead of arch-rivals Real Madrid.
PSG's Mbappe appears a dead certainty for the newly-introduced Kopa Trophy, which rewards the best players under 21, and is voted on by previous Ballon d'Or winners.
"In any case, that is how I see it".
The player with the most points will be awarded the Ballon d'Or, while the player with the most first picks will claim the prize in the event of a tie. "It would be a dream to become an example to others".
Emotional Osaka battles past Zhang into Beijing semis
Anastasija Sevastova beat US Open champion Naomi Osaka 6-4, 6-4 on Saturday to reach the China Open final. Unseeded Sevastova needed one hour and 31 minutes to win and reach the final, the biggest in her career.
Nikki Haley resigns as United States ambassador to the UN
For what it's worth, " Ivanka Trump laughed when she was told of the speculation", says CNN White House reporter Jim Acosta . In a tweet , the president teased a "big announcement" Tuesday morning and referred to Haley as his "friend".
Young people and mental health in a changing world
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