Who'll be crowned king after Ballon d'Or is passed on from Messi and Ronaldo? Argentina's Lionel Messi might add a seventh Ballon d'Or to his collection despite his waning powers. Kenny Archer 06 October, 2021 01:00 IT'S up for grabs now….(or next year anyway). Liverpool supporters of a certain age will always shudder on hearing or seeing that initial phrase - but at least this time it might mean th[...] It's time to subscribe and see everything WEEKLY SUBSCRIPTION £3.75 PER WEEK SUBSCRIBE MONTHLY SUBSCRIPTION £15 per MONTH SUBSCRIBE Christmas GIFT NEW £150 for one YEAR Free Gifts Pen and Mug OR Irish News 2021 All Stars Jersey Worth over £60 BUY Enjoy reading the Irish News? Subscribe now to get full access Subscribe Topics Messi Ronaldo Ballon D'or Salah de Bruyne liverpool Barcelona Real Madrid Categories Columnists 06 October, 2021 01:00 Columnists Related stories Major tournaments every year surely an expansion too far Brendan Crossan: A wonderful trip down memory lane with Brazil '82 Christy O'Connor: Cody's greatness and legacy are secured - does he need another All-Ireland title?