The three nominees for the FIFA World Player Award from left to right: Samuel Eto'o, Ronaldinho and Frank Lampard
Ronaldinho hugs Barcelona teammate Samuel Eto'o
The three nominees for the FIFA World Player Award from left to right: Marta, runner up, Birgit Prinz, the winner, and Shannon Boxx, third.
Birgit Prinz is all smiles after receiving her third consecutive FIFA World Player Award. She goes one better than Mia Hamm, who was crowned twice.
Ronaldinho's legendary smile. The Brazilian can savour his second consecutive FIFA World Player title.
The world's top three players pose for the cameras at the press conference preceding the FIFA World Player Gala. From left to right: Shannon Boxx, Marta and Birgit Prinz
The three nominees enjoying one another's company. From left to right, Samuel Eto'o, Frank Lampard and Ronaldinho.