Football By Joe Crilly

Ballon d’Or, Coach and Goal Of The Year Latest Betting

Cristiano Ronaldo is the 1/6 favourite to win the Ballon d’Or ahead of Lionel Messi at 6/1 and Manuel Neuer at 9/1 according to bookmaker William Hill.


In the Coach of the Year award, it is Germany’s World Cup winning coach, Joachim Loew who heads the betting at 2/7 with Carlo Ancelotti at 9/2 and Diego Simeone at 5/1.


Stephanie Roche is the outsider of the three shortlisted goals for the Puskas Award at 5/1 with James Rodriguez 2/5 favourite ahed of Robin van Persie at 3/1.


Coach of the Year 2014

Joachim Loew                    2/7

Carlo Ancelotti                  9/2

Diego Simeone                 5/1


Ballon d’Or 2014

Ronaldo                               1/6

Messi                                    6/1

Neuer                                   9/1


Puskas Award 2014

Rodriguez                            2/5

Robin van Persie              3/1

Roche                                   5/1