Ballon d'Or 2019: The votes cast from country to country
In Spain, former AS editor, Alfredo Relaño, opted for Van Dijk, Ronaldo, Messi. In that order. Here's a comprehensive list of the other votes across the globe.
As the footballing world digests Leo Messi's record-breaking sixth Ballon d'Or, here's a breakdown of how the votes were cast across the various countries. A journalist in each was given the responsibility of choosing, in order, their pick for best player of 2019. As per usual, there were some interesting selections.