“I want to tell Robert that it is an honor for me to fight him. You deserve your Ballon d’Or. Last year everyone agreed that you were the winner. France Football I should give you your Ballon d’Or and have it as you deserved. Hopefully France Football can give it to you and have it in your home, because you were just the winner. Tenss to have it in your house “, was the request of Leo Messi upon receiving your seventh Golden Ball in Paris.
The Argentine, according to the sports site Bitbol, made his word weighed and demanded that the France Football media give Lewandowski the Golden Ball for what was done in 2020, the year in which Bayern Munich won all the titles. the prize for the pandemic.
However, despite Messi’s public request, France Football does not evaluate giving the award to Lewandowski and the reasons are various. The first is that voting cannot be done because a long time has passed and what was done two years ago cannot be analyzed. Furthermore, in the event of giving Lewandowski a Golden Ball unilaterally, the opinion of those in charge of voting would be obviated, since not all would agree.
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On the other hand, the medium would be making an exception that would be a precedent for the future and could put the organization of the award in trouble. After all, Messi’s opinion is Messi’s opinion and there may be people who do not agree to give the prize to the Pole. On France Football They took Leo’s words lightly, as a gesture of formality and not as an obligation to make and fulfill their request.
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