The pair were also nominated for this year's award in a 30-strong shortlist that also featured the likes of France's World Cup winners Mbappe and Antoine Griezmann and Modric's Croatian teammates Ivan Rakitic and Mario Mandzukic. He wanted me to open myself more. The 33-year-old midfielder was voted player of the tournament.
Modric became the first player from Croatia to win the Ballon d'Or, crowning a flawless year for country and club. "I want to end this speech with a message to all young girls in the world".
The win was slightly overshadowed when the host DJ Martin Solveig asked Hegerberg to twerk on stage in celebration. Yesterday, the Croatia global was announced as the victor of the award, to the surprise of many football fans.
"My son, I am the happiest and proudest father in the world", he said.
He tweeted: "I explained to @AdaStolsmo the buzz and she told me she understood it was a joke".
The DJ was the subject of criticism on social media following his exchange Hegerberg and quickly apologised for his comments with a video posted on Twitter. I didn't really think about it at the time to be honest.
Mbappe and Griezmann scored in the 4-2 World Cup final win against Croatia. "I do not know".
NY police found the ring and put out an all points Twitter bulletin Saturday, looking for the victims of the matrimonial miscue. The hunt for a couple who lost an engagement ring moments after a proposal in Times Square is over.
The White House has said Flynn misled officials - including Vice President Mike Pence - about the content of his conversations. He has instead spent considerable time with his family and worked to position himself for a post-conviction career.
CBSSports.com reports Meyer's teams went 85-9 in his seven seasons as Ohio State coach, including a 55-4 Big Ten record. At 54, Meyer is relatively young for a football coach, but health issues reportedly played a role in his decision.
Browner, who has been in custody since July, will receive credit for 300 days for good behavior thus far, per TMZ. According to TMZ , Browner was sentenced to eight years in jail after he pleaded no contest to attempted murder.
Scientists estimate there is a one-in-2,700 chance of the asteroid slamming catastrophically into Earth 166 years from now. The arm has a full range of motion, with joints capable of movement comparable to shoulder, elbow and wrist joints.
But as was the case in the assault captured on a Cleveland hotel security camera, no criminal charges were filed in the case. It shows Hunt being restrained several times by friends before pushing a woman to the ground, where he proceeds to kick her.
Patriots pull away to beat Vikings
You say something and there is just an emotional reaction. "I think when they went up 17-10, it was still a seven point game". The call on the field was upheld, so Belichick ended up losing his challenge. "I wasn't directing it toward him".
Kyler Murray Named Heisman Finalist
Tagovailoa has been the favorite for most of the season, but Murray may have passed on him championship weekend. Murray replaced last year's Heisman victor , Baker Mayfield , for the Sooners and has been just as good.
NHL Board of Governors Approve Seattle Expansion Team
The NHL Seattle group reached its goal of 10,000 deposits in 12 minutes when a season-ticket drive launched on March 1. On Tuesday, the league's board of governors unanimously voted to approve Seattle as the 32nd NHL franchise.
Bulls fire head coach Fred Hoiberg
It's a major step for the team who are finally starting to get a few healthy starters into the lineup as the new year approaches. The 7-foot Markkanen is perhaps the centerpiece of Chicago's rebuilding plan, but Hoiberg won't be around to see it through.
Quora discloses mega breach impacting 100 million users
All Quora users have been logged out and affected users will be forced to change their passwords when they next log in. Quora said, in a statement emailed to members, that they are now investigating exactly how the breach occurred.