Ballon d’Or shortlist: C. Ronaldo still the favourite with Yaya Toure the only African on the list

Five Barclays Premier League stars and one African – Yaya Toure - have been named on FIFA's 23-man shortlist for the 2014 Ballon d'Or. Current holder Cristiano Ronaldo and four-time winner Lionel Messi are again the favourites but there is no place on the shortlist for former Liverpool striker Luis Suarez, who was banned for [...]