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Lionel Messi won his 6th Ballon D’Or on Monday, December 6, while Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk finished 2nd.
Many were expecting the Liverpool defender to win his first award, after becoming Champions League winner, after eliminating Barcelona with a comeback, as well as winning the UEFA Player of the Year award.
After the ceremony, Van Dijk’s teammate Trent Alexander-Arnold also remembered about the comeback against the La Liga side as he took to Twitter and posted a tweet with a caption: “So, it was Barca at home and we got this corner…”
“So, it was Barca at home and we got this corner…” pic.twitter.com/itYca25kuv
— Trent Alexander-Arnold (@trentaa98) December 2, 2019