Cristiano Ronaldo The winner of The Best FIFA Men's Player award has been announced, with Cristiano Ronaldo getting the better of rival Lionel Messi.
Cristiano Ronaldo has won the inaugural The Best FIFA Men's Player award for 2016.
The Real Madrid and Portugal forward was announced as the winner at Monday's ceremony in Zurich.
Ronaldo beat fellow finalists Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann to the new FIFA honour, the trio having topped a shortlist of 23 global stars.
The triumph adds to the Ballon d'Or crown the 31-year-old picked up last month, which was the fourth of his career.