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Neymar Names Top Contenders for Ballon d’Or

Brazilian football star Neymar Jr. has revealed his top picks for this season’s Ballon d’Or, highlighting several Real Madrid players among his favourites.

In an interview, the former Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain forward named Vinicius Jr., Jude Bellingham, and Rodrygo as strong contenders for the prestigious award.

Neymar also included his former PSG teammate, Kylian Mbappe, in the list.

He said (via Madrid Xtra on Twitter), “Ballon d’Or top three before EURO and Copa America finish? Vinicius Jr. is first.

“Bellingham and Rodrygo tied. Mbappé fights with them two.”

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