Modric criticises Ballon d’Or gala snub by Messi, Ronaldo

Soccer Football - 63rd Ballon d'Or - The Grand Palais, Paris, France - December 3, 2018 Real Madrid's Luka Modric arrives with his family REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

MADRID (Reuters) – Ballon d’Or winner Luka Modric has criticised Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi for choosing not to attend this month’s ceremony where he was given the award, saying their decision was unfair to fellow players and voters. Croatian captain Modric, who broke Messi and Ronaldo’s decade-long stranglehold on the prestigious prize last month, […]

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