The Spanish national team captain and Real Madrid central defender Sergio Ramos is amazed to see that his compatriot Andres Iniesta and Raul never won the Ballon d'Or.


The Spanish defender is surprised to see that the Catalan superstar Andres Iniesta never won the Ballon d'Or but he was also careful not to be troublesome of the voting criteria for fear of tormenting Zinedine Zidane.

The Spanish center backs Sergio Ramos makes a bid of Spanish player are “not valued as much” when it comes to the greatest individual Ballon d'Or voting.

This season Ramos club team mate Cristianao Ronaldo won the fourth Ballon d'Or this month and he beat his rival Lionel Messi and Antonio Girezmann for the trophy this season.

However this season Sergio Ramos was also in the final eleven but he did not manage to get a single vote for the trophy.

In a News conference the Spanish defender told that: "It surprised me that Iniesta did not get any votes for the Ballon d'Or, but no, I was not surprised that I did not get any votes,"

"It surprises me that Raul and Iniesta never won a Ballon d'Or. It seems that Spanish players are not valued as much."

The Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane won the prestigious Ballon d'Or award few years ago so Ramos was careful not be very over ticklish.

He voiced: "I do not know the criteria they follow to vote for the Ballon d'Or,"

"But I say that with all due respect, because we have someone here at Madrid who won it once."