International

Ronaldo win would bore Muller

2014-12-03 09:11
Thomas Muller (Supplied)
Thomas Muller (Supplied)
Cape Town - Cristiano Ronaldo winning the Ballon d'Or would "be almost boring" according to German ace, Thomas Muller.

The Telegraph report that a win for two-time Ballon d'Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo would not please the Bayern Munich and Germany star.

Ronaldo faces competition from Lionel Messi and Germany and Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer.

"If it were to happen that Cristiano Ronaldo wins, then it would be almost boring," Muller told reporters. 

"In that case, maybe it would be an idea to reconsider the whole award and just send the title by post."

After starring for club and country last season, Muller insists winning the Ballon d'Or is not on his agenda.

"I've already given my opinion - it's a nice event, but these individual titles are not so important to me.

"I see myself as a team player, which is why these votes don't count much for me." added Muller.


 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
3 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Live scoring

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...

Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

Featured

The 2018/19 Absa Premiership season is in full swing. Will Mamelodi Sundowns retain their title? Or can one of Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates, Wits, SuperSport United - or another team perhaps - snatch glory from the Brazilians? Be sure to visit Sport24 for all the latest news!

Latest blogs
Vote

After slow starts to their respective 2018/19 Absa Premiership campaigns, who will finish the season ranked higher?

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.