A lot of players aim to win the Ballon d'or but it’s not easy to do so because of its high level of competition.
Cristiano Ronaldo is often considered one of the greatest players of all time that have played for Portugal.
Ronaldo is currently the highest goalscorer of all time in international competition. He has won the Euro 2016 and the UEFA Nations league with Portugal.
Ronaldo has won 5 Ballon d'or for Portugal and he's the player with the most Ballon d'or in the history of Portugal. Other two Portuguese players that have won the Ballon d'or are Luis Figo who won the award in 2000 and Eusebio who won the 1965 Ballon d'or. Portugal have won a total of 7 Ballon d'or so far.
Mesut Ozil, Toni Kroos, Philip Lahm, Neuer, Klose and Oliver Kahn are among Germany best players of all time.
Sammer is still the last German player to win the Ballon d'or and Gerd Muller is the first German player to win the award.
Beckenbauer won two Ballon d'or for Germany Rummenigge also won two Ballon d'or for the national team. Germany have also won a total of 7 Ballon d'or.Marco Van Basten won three Ballon d'or for Netherlands. Jordi Cruyff also won three Ballon d'or for the same national team. Gullit won the 1987 Ballon d'or for Netherlands, the national team have won 7 Ballon d'or in total.
Argentina have won 6 Ballon d'or with Lionel Messi winning all the six for the national team even though some of the greatest players of all time have played for Argentina. Messi is also the most winner of the Ballon d'or in football history.
France have won the Ballon d'or 6 times with Michel Platini winning the award three times in a row for France. Kopa, Zinedine Zidane and Jean-Pierre Papin also won the Ballon d'or for the national team.
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