La Liga trio on Ballon shortlist

FOOTBALL: Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona pair Lionel Messi and Andres Iniesta have been named on a three-man shortlist for this year’s Ballon d’Or. Real boss Jose Mourinho, ex-Barca manager Pep Guardiola and Spain’s Vicente del Bosque have been nominated for coach of the year.

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