Mourinho: Ronaldo Deserved Ballon d'Or

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Mourinho: Ronaldo Deserved Ballon d'Or
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The Blancos coach believes that his Portuguese did more to merit the award than eventual winner Lionel Messi Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho believes that Cristiano Ronaldo deserved to win the 2012 Ballon d'Or earlier this year ahead of Lionel Messi. The Barcelona star picked up the award for the fourth straight year, but the former Inter boss feels that his charge's exploits in La Liga should have seen him pip his rival.

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