Messi Wins Yet Another Award

Barcelona and Argentina play maker Lionel Messi has won yet another award, this time receiving the FIFA Player of the Year award for 2009. Called the world’s best by many, Messi enjoyed his most successful season to date winning every trophy his Barcelona team competed for, as well as qualifying for the Wold Cup finals with Argentina. Messi beat out last year’s winner Cristiano Ronaldo and 2007 winner Kaka for this year’s award. Brazil’s Marta was named the Women’s Player of the Year at the same ceremony.

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