At a service in Dubai, the Juventus star and Pep Guardiola were among those to be respected
Cristiano Ronaldo and Pep Guardiola were regarded at the Globe Soccer Awards in Dubai, the couple named player and mentor of the century separately.
Juventus forward Ronaldo got the honor face to face at a service held at the Armani Hotel on Sunday, beating long-term rival Lionel Messi to the prize.
The 35-year-old, who has won homegrown group titles in Spain, England and Italy and Euro 2016 with Portugal, conceded his pride at accepting the honor, given to the player made a decision about the best somewhere in the range of 2001 and 2020.
“It’s a delight to win titles,” said Ronaldo, a five-time Ballon d’Or victor, at the occasion.
“It is difficult to be top of the game for such countless years. I am truly pleased, however without a group, extraordinary mentors and clubs it is preposterous.”
Ronaldo would likewise react on Twitter , saying: “Couldn’t be more joyful with this evening’s honor! As I’m going to praise my twentieth year as an expert footballer, Globe Soccer Player Of The Century is an acknowledgment that I get with such a huge number and pride!”
Guardiola was respected for an administrative profession which has seen him win alliance titles in Spain, Germany and England, just as the Champions League twice.
The Manchester City supervisor was absent at the function, however he acknowledged the honor through a pre-recorded video message.
Both Ronaldo and Messi passed up the men’s player of the year grant for 2020, notwithstanding, as that went to Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski.
Bayern’s high pitch of the Bundesliga, Champions League and DFB-Pokal additionally observed supervisor Hansi Flick compensated as mentor of the year.
Genuine Madrid were named the club of the century at the service, while Bayern got the group grant for 2020.
Jorge Mendes was named specialist of the year for 2020, winning the honor close by his long-lasting customer Ronaldo.
The Globe Soccer Awards, established in 2010, recognize greatness in football with a yearly function supper and grants service.