Ballon d’Or 2023 winner, Lionel Messi has said Kylian Mbappe and Erling Haaland will win the coveted award one day.
TheNewsGuru.com (TNG) reports Messi said this on Monday night in Paris, France, shortly after he was crowned the Ballon d’Or 2023 winner.
The Argentina and Inter Miami forward said: “It’s nice to be here once more to enjoy this moment. To be able to win the World Cup and achieve my dream.
“I couldn’t imagine having the career I’ve had and everything I’ve achieved, the fortune I’ve had to be part of the best team in history. To win the Copa America and to get the World Cup after all those difficult moments in the national teams.
“I was lucky to be on the best team in the world, in the best club, the best team in history.
“Kylian Mbappe and Erling Haaland will win one day the Ballon d’Or. Erling deserved it very much too, he has won Premier League, Champions League while being the top scorer of everything. Mbappe too. I am sure in the next years you will win it”.