With a record-breaking seventh Ballon d
Cristiano Ronaldo has won the Ballon d'Or five times
trailing Lionel Messi's record seven wins.
The FIFA World Cup winner won his eighth trophy on Monday
the Theatre du Chatelet in Paris
adding another trophy to his collection.
Messi finished 240 points ahead of last year's winner Cristiano Ronaldo
Since 1956, men have been the recipients of the Ballon d'Or
which is presented by France Football magazine.