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Top five: Players never to win the Ballon d'or

Not all winners were as worthy as Ronaldo (©GettyImages)
Not all winners were as worthy as Ronaldo (©GettyImages).

As shiny new Ballon d'or trophy is moved onto its bespoke plinth at the Cristiano Ronaldo museum.

It is the second time the Real Madrid superstar has won the award, the first coming during his time with Manchester United, and ends four years of domination by Lionel Messi.

Ronaldo and Messi now share six Ballon d'Ors between them, but there are some greats of the past who were never able to even win it once.

GMS Academy member Adam Page picks out five such examples...

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