Source: @BuzzFeedSports and @FCBarcelona
Lionel Messi can break another footballing record on Monday by being named the world's best player for an unprecedented fourth time.
The Barcelona and Argentina forward, who scored 91 goals in 2012, is the favorite to win the FIFA Ballon d'Or prize ahead of club teammate Andres Iniesta and his great rival Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid, who complete the three-man shortlist...
Just a few links from around the web, while you wait for today's Wild Card matchups.
- FOX used double box advertising during Friday's Cotton Bowl, which was a nice feature and might be infiltrating sports broadcasts all over the place soon. |Awful Announcing|
- Lionel Messi scored 91 goals in one calendar year, so here's an infographic breaking it all down. |BuzzFeed...
Cristiano Ronaldo, Andres Iniesta or Lionel Messi will lift the FIFA Ballon d’Or on 7 January. FIFA.com looks at some of the comments made about the trio by fellow sporting celebrities in 2012.