Monday in Paris the ceremony with a jury of 173 journalists
In the end they will not be Raphaël Varane, nor Kylian Mbappé to accompany Luka Modric on the podium of the Golden Ball 2018. The indiscretion was launched a few days ago by Ondacero, now begin to arrive also the first important confirmations. One of these comes from SkySport journalist Alessandro Alciato, who tweeted the next major football trophy.
But above all, he spread some rumors about the second and third classified reactions, that is (in order) Cristiano Ronaldo and Antoine Griezmann. The Juventus Portuguese, in fact, apparently would have already made it known that he did not intend to participate in the prize ceremony of his former partner in Real Madrid, so he will cancel the appointment and will politely declare France Football's invitation.
And most likely the French striker of Atletico Madrid will do the same, which ended once again on the podium, despite the first rumors that they spoke more than anything else about his compatriots Raphaël Varane and Kylian Mbappé. The latter will be able to settle for another award, the Golden Ball under 21. For that of the great will still have a lot of time. The era of Cristiano Ronaldo and Messi, on the other hand, seems to be over