Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Magazine Awards, Part Eight

France Football’s Ballon d’Or:

Year 1979:
Player of the year: Kevin Keegan (England and SV Hamburg)

Photo From: France Football, Issue 1759, December 25, 1979
(Kevin Keegan)

Onze’s Onze d’Or:

Year 1986:
Player of the year: Diego Maradona (Argentina and Napoli)

Photo From: Onze, Issue 132, December 1986
(Diego Maradona)

World Soccer’s Player of the Year:

Year 1989:
Player of the year: Ruud Gullit (Holland and AC Milan)
Manager of the Year:  Arrigo Sacchi (AC Milan)
Team of the year: AC Milan

Photo From: World Soccer, December 1989
(Ruud Gullit)

France Football’s African Ballon d’Or:

Year 1984:
Player of the year: Theophile Abega (Cameroon and Toulouse)

Photo From: France Football, Issue 2021 , January 1, 1985
(Theophile Abega)

France Football’s African Ballon d’Or


  1. Hello. I'm from Buenos Aires and would like to send you some photographs (Distéfano, Kempes y Maradona whe they play in argentine squads). How can I do it? Can yo write here your mail to send them? Thank You.

    1. hello, thank you, my email is in the about the author section, sp1873@aol.com