The city of magic and beauty, Paris, the capital of France, witnessed the biggest event in the world. Where was the award ceremony for the best in the world of football from the International Federation of Football Associations “FIFA”, which took place last Monday evening to determine the best in the world of football for the year ending 2022.
And the jury of the “Best” ceremony announced that Argentine star Lionel Messi, striker of the French team Paris Saint-Germain, is the best player in the world of football for the 2022 season, overtaking Frenchman Kylian Mbappe and Karim Benzema, who entered the final list of nominees for the award. FIFA.
Lionel Messi topped the FIFA voting rules with 52 points ahead of Kylian Mbappe who finished in the center with 44 points.
French star Karim Benzema of Real Madrid finished third overall with 34 points, followed by his Croatian counterpart Luka Modric of the Royal Club with 28 points.
It is worth noting that in October last year, the French star managed to win the Golden Ball award, awarded by the French magazine France Football to the best player in the world in 2022.
Benzema expresses anger over Messi receiving ‘Best’ award
And the French Rooster star, through his personal account on the social network “Instagram”, posted a photo through the “History” feature, which includes his championships that he achieved during 2022, in particular with Real Madrid, which led him to win the European Champions League last year.
In this regard, the Frenchman had previously posted on his official Instagram app account a satirical “story” that included a video of a man saying “You are liars” and commenting “Good night!”
From this, it can be seen that Karim is very angry at the loss of the “Best of the Year” title, especially since he was the best in 2022 in terms of achievements, with the exception of his absence from the last World Cup hosted by Qatar.