FIFA 19 Predicts Ballon d'Or Winner For The Next 10 Years

France Football will host its ceremony tonight in Paris to crown the winner of the 2018 Ballon d'Or.

Will Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi capture a record sixth Ballon d'Or? Will both players miss out on the award as a recent leak has suggested?

There are many questions left uncertain, but through the power of FIFA 19, it is possible to see how the award will pan out for the next decade.

Thanks to YouTuber TheMasterBucks, it's time to see who the Ballon d'Or winner will be for 2018 and beyond.

Lionel Messi (2018)

Yes! Barcelona's talisman has hit a record sixth Ballon d'Or win.

Credit: TheMasterBucks/EA Sports
Credit: TheMasterBucks/EA Sports

Cristiano Ronaldo (2019)

Not so fast, Messi! Ronaldo isn't going away that easy. At the age of 34, the Juventus star has won his sixth award and is now level with the Argentine magician again.

Credit: TheMasterBucks/EA Sports
Credit: TheMasterBucks/EA Sports

Paulo Dybala (2020)

The Messi-Ronaldo deadlock has been broken. After swapping the Ballon d'Or in a back-and-forth competition since 2008, Dybala has secured his first win!

Credit: TheMasterBucks/EA Sports
Credit: TheMasterBucks/EA Sports

Philippe Coutinho (2021)

The Messi-Ronaldo dominance is well and truly over, with Coutinho picking up the 2021 Ballon d'Or.

Credit: TheMasterBucks/EA Sports
Credit: TheMasterBucks/EA Sports

Paulo Dybala (2022)

He's done it again! Juventus must love this.

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Credit: TheMasterBucks/EA Sports

Paulo Dybala (2023)

It's back-to-back wins for Dybala! He's now level with the legendary Johan Cruyff for Ballon d'Or wins! Surely, he's not going to catch Messi or Ronaldo up on FIFA?

Credit: TheMasterBucks/EA Sports
Credit: TheMasterBucks/EA Sports

Paulo Dybala (2024)

WHAT?! Unbelievable, Jeff...

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Credit: TheMasterBucks/EA Sports

Alex Hunter (2025)

The man, the myth, the legend: Alex Hunter has finally done it! Oh, yes! FIFA's main protagonist from the Journey story mode has captured the Ballon d'Or at the age of 26.

Credit: TheMasterBucks/EA Sports
Credit: TheMasterBucks/EA Sports

Marco Asensio (2026)

Asensio is the Ballon d'Or winner. You have to seriously wonder what happened to Kylian Mbappé and Neymar in FIFA 19...

Credit: TheMasterBucks/EA Sports
Credit: TheMasterBucks/EA Sports

Marco Asensio (2027)

Back-to-back wins for Asensio. Who saw that coming?

Credit: TheMasterBucks/EA Sports
Credit: TheMasterBucks/EA Sports

Check out the full video below.



FIFA 19 is now available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.

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Adnan Riaz

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