FIFA World Player of the year award ceremony started back in 1991 when most of the big league’s around Europe reformed and current Champions League format was started. Since than it has been an eagerly awaited gala every year and in the last 10 years it has gone through some big changes the biggest of them all was the merger of France Football’s Ballon d’Or award with FIFA World player of the year award.
Ballon d’Or Live Streaming ?
Fifa official site will have the live commentry from the ceremony while many channels will be showing the awards live as well. We will get some free links to get you updated and enjoy Ronaldo getting the Ballon d’Or award[ Check back 30 minutes before the schedule time, which is 16:00 GMT ]
FIFA Ballon d’Or 2014 Gala – Details
Date: 13 January 2014 – Time: 16:00 GMT
Venue: Kongresshaus, Zurich (Switzerland)
The list of awards to be given out:
- FIFA Ballon d’Or (Best Player of the year)
- Women’s World Player of the Year
- Men’s Coach of the Year
- Women’s Coach of the Year
- Fair Play Award
- Puskas Award (Goal of the year)
- FIFPro World XI (best team of the year)
- Presidential Award
Now all the coashes and captain’s of national teams vote for the best playe of the year, so it holds significant importance. Next award gala will take place in Zurich on 13 January 2014 and we will have all the live action from the ceremony right here.
FIFA Ballon d’Or Awards Nominees in different categories:
Below is official video by fifa which reveal all the nominated players for different awards to be given out on 13 January 2014