The contenders for the 2022 Ballon d’Or awards have been revealed, after organizers France Football Magazine announced the nominees for each category on Friday. For the first time in years, seven-time winner and all-time record holder Lionel Messi of Argentina and Paris Saint Germain is not part of the 30-man shortlist for the prestigious award. […]

BREAKING: Messi LEFT OUT as Benzema, Mbappe, KDB & Salah HEADLINE 2022 Ballon d’Or Awards Nominations