Ronaldo Awarded FIFA Best Player, Giroud Won Puskas Award

Nothing out of the ordinary happened during  FIFA Awards 2017 as Cristiano Ronaldo has been chosen as the best player, beating his two rivals, Cristiano Ronaldo along with Lionel Messi.

With that success, the Portuguese basically won it twice in a row as he was also chosen as best player in previous year, which was also its inaugural.

The Real Madrid star’s victory was no surprise either as he has been very successful in the past year, winning many titles not only at club level but also with his national team, Portugal.

Celebrating his success, the star striker send his gratitude towards his family, friends, teammates both in Madrid along with Portugal and naturally he also thanked all of his die hard fans.

Meanwhile, Arsenal striker, Olivier Giroud also got himself a FIFA Puskas award at the gala for his spectacular strike for his club in a game against Crystal Palace.

The French international scored a famous scorpion kick in that game against Palace and simply got everyone attention during that period of time.

That award was certainly a pleasing achievement for Giroud who admitted that his honored to receive such acknowledgement, especially in front of many football legends.

Naturally, the attacker also thanked his teammates along with those who have voted for him, while congratulating other nominees who have also scored some excellent goals themselves.