Former Inter Milan boss Jose Mourinho even admitted that he was surprised Wesley Sneijder didn't make the top three of the 2010 Ballon d'Or.
One fan said: "That smirky face from Nistelrooy. It's impossible not to love him, right?" Ruud van Nistelrooy had the best revenge possible.
The 28-year-old Morrison will now be looking for his 12th club after spending some time in the Netherlands this season.