Messi poses for a photo to FIFA Mobile Coins

  • Messi poses for a photo alongside his long-term partner Antonella Roccuzzo at FIFA Mobile Coins the Ballon d'Or Gala on MondayThe footballing world has been reacting to Barcelona striker Lionel Messi winning his fifth Ballon d'Or on Monday.Manchester United and England captain Wayne Rooney hailed an 'unbelievable achievement' by Messi after he beat Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar to the gong.

     

    Congratulations to Lionel Messi on winning his 5th Ballon d'Or. Unbelievable achievement,' Rooney wrote on his Twitter. Rooney's predecessor as England skipper, Steven Gerrard, said he thinks Messi is the best to have played the game.

     

    The best in the world