Mbappe: This player will win Ballon d’Or award

Monaco striker Kylian Mbappe has said Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon deserves the Ballon d’Or, for all that he has done in football.

But the French believes the Golden Ball winner will bewho will win the Champions League this season, Juventus or Real Madrid.

“For all his work, Buffon deserves the Golden Ball, but I think it will decide who will win the Champions League,” said Mbappe for Eurosport.

“If Real Madrid win, I think the winner will be Cristiano Ronaldo, but on the other hand I think it would be good for Buffon to win the Ballon d’Or.”

The final match of the Champions League between Juventus and Real Madrid will be held on June 3 in Cardiff, Wales.