The telecast channels and time of 2015 FIFA Ballon d’Or award ceremony have been annoucned. The gala ceremony will be organized in Zurich on 12th of January 2015. Male and female nominations for the award are also announced. During this award ceremony, name of all winners will be announced in front of president and other FIFA members. Given below is the detail of Ballon d’Or 2015 award ceremony time in India with telecast channels.
2015 FIFA Ballon d’Or Telecast channels, IST Time
Star network is expected provide the live telecast of this award ceremony in India. You can also watch this show live on YouTube.com on official channel of FIFA. We are providing you the direct link on which you can watch it online for free.
Date: 11 Jan 2016
Time:9:30 pm [IST] Indian Telecast Channel: Star Sports 4, Star Sports HD 2, FIFA.com, RMTV [expected] Worldwide Telecast channels
However, it will be live telecasted on British Euro Sport 1 in United Kingdom and on Sky Calcio 1 in Italy. Spanish citizens can watch it on Canal + Liga / HD. Check out the other TV channels of this ceremony below.
Argentina: ESPN Play Argentina, Fox Sports 2 Cono Sur
Spain: Canal + Liga / HD
United Kingdom: British Sport 1
Italy: Sky Calcio 1
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Top 3 Male Nominations
Cristiano Ronaldo: The current world’s best player is again nominated for this award. Year 2014 was the best for Ronaldo. He won Champions League, Copa del Rey, UEFA Super Cup and FIFA Club World. But the player failed to lifted the World Cup trophy with his national side. He is still the favorite to win this award even after involvement of Lionel Messi. The Portuguese captain scored total of 69 goals in 2014.
Lionel Messi: Lionel Messi nominated most times for top three contenders in the history of football. 2014 year came with lots of injuries for the player. The player helped his national side to reach the final of Brazil summer World Cup. He was also awarded with FIFA golden ball award. He is now the all time top goal scorer of domestic league La Liga and UEFA Champions League.
Neymar: This is his first appearance in top three nominations of FIFA Ballon D’or. The Brazilian forward dominated the European football with Messi and Suarez last season.
Other nominations: Yay Toure, Bastian Schweinsteiger, James Rodriguez, Arjen Robben, Sergio Ramos, Paul Pogba, Neymar, Thomas Muller, Javier Mascherano, Philipp Lahm, Toni Kroos, Andres Iniesta, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Eden Hazard, Mario Gotze, Angel Di Maria, Thibaut Courtois, Diego Costa, Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale.
Men’s World Coach Nominations
- Pep Guardiola [Spain]
- Luis Enrique [Spain]
- Jorge Sampaoli [Argentina]
Other nominations: Antonio Conte, Louis Van Gaal, Pep Guardiola, Jurgen Klinsmann, Jose Mourinho, Manuel Pellegrini, Alejandro Sabella, Diego Simeone.
FIFA Women’s top three finalists
- Carli Lloyd [United States Of America]
- Aya Miyama [Japan]
- Celia Sasic [Germany]
Other nominations: Nadine Angerer, Ramona Bachmann, Kadeisha Buchanan, Amandine Henry, Eugenie Le Sommer, Megan Rapinoe, Hope Solo
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