Football By Joe Crilly

Ronaldo Favourite For UEFA’s Best Player Award

On the back of the shortlist being announced for UEFA’s best player in Europe, William Hill make Cristiano Ronaldo the 1/4 favourite to bag the award. He is quite some way ahead of Lionel Messi, who at 5/1 is the second favourite and third favourite Antoine Griezmann at 7/1.

“Cristiano Ronaldo has helped both his club and his country to glory this season and for this reason, he is the clear favourite to win the best player in Europe accolade,” said William hill spokesman Joe Crilly.

UEFA’s best player in Europe: 1/4 Cristiano Ronaldo; 5/1 Lionel Messi; 7/1 Antoine Griezmann; 8/1 Luis Suarez; 16/1 Gareth Bale; 20/1 Toni Kroos; 20/1 Pepe; 33/1 Manuel Neuer; 40/1 Gianluigi Buffon; 50/1 Thomas Muller