Cristiano Ronaldo Cries After Beating Out Messi For Player Of The Year Award


Cristiano Ronaldo won the Ballon d’Or, FIFA’s award for player of the year, beating out Lionel Messi for the first time since 2008.

He was clearly moved by the achievement. He broke down crying during his acceptance speech after mentioning his family and his girlfriend, model Irina Shayk.

Here’s the full video (more below):