Ahead of Manchester United’s Champions League fixture with Aalborg, Cristiano Ronaldo was presented the Ballon d’Or by former winners and United legends, Denis Law and Sir Bobby Charlton.
Dressed in a suit and United tie, Ronaldo proudly held up his trophy, as the crowd received the threesome with a rapturous applause.
Ronaldo becomes the fourth United player and sixth player from this league to be named the best in Europe.
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