TOP 10 PLAYERS WHO COULD STOP THE MESSI-RONALDO TWO-HORSE RACE FOR THE BALLON’DOR

9  – Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Borussia Dortmund

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Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have established a duopoly; no other player has been able to clinch the Ballon d’Or ever since 2008. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is one of the most prolific goalscorers in European football; he has scored 19 goals in 20 appearances so far this season. The Gabonese international might be a goal machine, but that is not enough to win the Ballon d’Or. Messi and Ronaldo help their team win trophies; they are leaders in their respective clubs.  Aubameyang needs to win trophies with Borussia Dortmund. Else, it will be difficult to compete for the Ballon d’Or.

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