Top 11 most talked about Ballon d’Or contenders in the UK

first_imgOn Monday, FIFA will announce the winner of the prestigious Ballon d’Or trophy.The general consensus is it’s a straight shootout between Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo, the current holder, for the title, although Neymar is certainly pushing hard to be included in the debate.Here at talkSPORT we don’t have access to the envelope which will be opened on next week to reveal the winner, but we do have other methods of attempting to predict the victor.Since the 23 contenders for this year’s award were announced in October, Facebook’s data team have analysed the social conversation to see which of the nominees was the most talked about.By clicking the right arrow above you’ll be able to find out the top 11 most talked about Ballon d’Or contenders… 1. Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid) – 29% 6 6 On his own in sixth spot, Kevin De Bruyne of Manchester City was involved in 2 per cent of conversations on Facebook in the UK since the Ballon d’Or shortlist was announced in October – Click the arrow above, right, to find out who was the most talked about… 5= Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Paris Saint-Germain) and Yaya Toure (Man City) – 3% 4= Eden Hazard (Chelsea) and Alexis Sanchez (Arsenal) – 4% 6 6 6 2= Neymar and Lionel Messi (Both Barcelona) – 15% 6 3= Sergio Aguero (Man City), Gareth Bale (Real Madrid) and Luis Suarez (Barcelona) – 5% last_img

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