Ballon d'Or: Lyon striker Ada Hegerberg wins first women's award

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Lyon and Norway striker Ada Hegerberg won the inaugural Women’s Ballon d’Or award.

The 23-year-old scored in this year’s Champions League final as French side Lyon beat Wolfsburg 4-1 in Kiev.

Wolfsburg and Denmark striker Pernille Harder was second, Germany midfielder Dzsenifer Marozsan third, and England and Lyon defender Lucy Bronze sixth.

The award – voted for by journalists – recognises the best player in the world.

More to follow.

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