Originally Posted by oolalaa
Messi was the best player in the world in 2010 (Which is what the Ballon d'Or is supposed to reward, not who the best player on the best team is), and it wasn't remotely close. Anyone who thinks otherwise is a muppet.
How do you determine who the best player was if that player is unable to win any major trophies except domestic cups. Inter won UCL and Holland reached WC final and guess what, both these teams had one common factor : Wesley Sneijder.