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The Ballon d’Or award is the most prestigious award in the history of football and it is given to the best performing player over the course of a season.
The Best FIFA Men's Player is a football award presented annually by FIFA, to the world's best men's player since 2016.
Only 2 players have managed to win the most number of awards, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have managed to win 5 and 7 awards respectively.
With 3601 Points, Cristiano Ronaldo is the player with the most Ballon d'Or points. Messi is second on the list with 2961 points.