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Casillas beats Ronaldo and Messi to Golden Foot award.

Former Spain and Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas has been adjudged winner of the prestigious Golden Foot award.The 36-year-old, now playing at Porto, beat a star-studded 10-man shortlist of players who are over the age of 28 and haven’t won the award previously.Casillas beat the likes of Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Sergio Ramos, Luis Suarez, Manuel Neuer and Andrea Pirlo to win the award.The prize is decided by a public online poll for players who have been outstanding considering their great achievements in football. The winner of the Golden Foot award leaves a permanent mould of their footprints or handprints on ‘The Champions Promenade’ on the seafront in Monaco.Casillas has become the second goalkeeper in a row to win the Golden Foot award after Juventus’ Gianluigi Buffon won it last year.

Story By: Felix Okaijah

 

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