Robert Lewandowski reacts to Lionel Messi not voting him in his FIFA The Best top three
Bayern Munich striker, Robert Lewandowski has reacted to fellow contender, Lionel Messi leaving him out in his top three vote at the just concluded FIFA The Best awards.
Robert Lewandowski emerge winner of the prestigious award, beating Lionel Messi and Mohamed Salah.
After the event, FIFA released how each team captains, coaches and contenders voted.
Lionel Messi voted for his friends and teammates (Neymar, Mbappe and Benzima) excluding Lewandowski. Mohamed Salah voted Jorginho, Lionel Messi and Lewandowski. Lewandowski voted Jorginho, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Reacting to Messi omitting him in his votes, Lewandowski said, he didn’t do anything wrong that would make the Argentine mad at him. He followed by saying that may be his choice and he must respect that.
Lionel Messi won the Balon D’or and Lewandowski was named FIFA The Best player.
The ongoing face off between the two players in recent time might trigger a rivalry between them just like the Messi and Ronaldo rivalry.