Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo has been voted the best footballer of the century at the Globe Shocker Awards announced in Dubai.
Ronaldo has beaten his arch-rival Argentine footballer Lionel Messi for this award.
Former Spain player and currently Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has been voted the best coach of the century.
Let’s know who has got the award and other important things.
Ronaldo’s professional career has been going on since 2001
Ronaldo, who started his professional career in 2001, has scored 654 goals in 866 club matches so far.
He has played for Sporting CP, Manchester United and Real Madrid. He is currently playing for Yuventus.
He has won the Ballon Day or Award five times.
Ronaldo has scored 102 goals for Portugal and is the second highest goalscorer in international football.
Lewandowski elected best footballer of the year
Poland striker Robert Lewandowski, who plays for Bayern Munich, has been voted the best footballer of the year.
Recently Lewandowski also became the FIFA ‘Men’s Player of the Year’. For this he defeated both Messi and Ronaldo.
Lewandowski scored 55 goals in 47 matches for Bayern in the 2019–20 season. He scored six goals in 10 matches for the national team in 2019.
Bayern Best Club of the Year and Flick Best Manager
Bayern Munich has been voted the best club of the year. The year was a great one for the club and they won five titles.
The club won the Champions League, Super Cup, DFB Super Cup, DFB Pokal and Bundshaliga titles this season.
Hansi-Flick has been voted the best manager of the year for having given the continental treble for the second time in club history to Bayern.
Flick, who became manager in the middle of the season, has won 50 of 58 matches.
Here are the other award winners
Iker Casillas, a former Spain and Real Madrid player, and Gerard PK, current player from Spain and FC Barcelona, have been given the Player Career Award.
Real Madrid has been voted the best club of the century. Horhe Mendes has been voted Best Agent of the Century.
Mendes, who hails from Portugal, is an agent of veterans like Cristiano Ronaldo, David de Heya, Hoje Morinio, Diego Costa, Hamez Rodriguez and Hoão Felix.