Lionel Messi wins Ballon d’Or trophy for the 6th time, poses with his family (see photo)

Barcelona superstar, Lionel Messi became the first-ever player to win sixth Ballon d’Or trophy.

He defeated Liverpool’s Virgil Van Dijk and Juventus’ Cristiano Ronaldo to claim the award in Paris, on Monday.

Lionel Messi and family
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The Argentine player shared the good news on his Instagram page by sharing a photo of himself posing with his new trophy alongside his wife, Antonella Roccuzzo and their sons, Thiago and Mateo.