FIFA Ballon d’Or player of the year candidates Ronaldo and Messi attend a news conference ahead the FIFA Ballon d’Or 2013 soccer awards ceremony at the Kongresshaus in Zurich

FIFA Ballon d'Or player of the year candidates Ronaldo and Messi attend a news conference ahead the FIFA Ballon d'Or 2013 soccer awards ceremony at the Kongresshaus in Zurich

FIFA Ballon d’Or player of the year candidates Cristiano Ronaldo (L) of Portugal and Lionel Messi of Argentina attend a news conference ahead the FIFA Ballon d’Or 2013 soccer awards ceremony at the Kongresshaus in Zurich January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Ruben Sprich (SWITZERLAND – Tags: SPORT SOCCER)