Combination of file picture made on December 1, 2014 shows (from L) Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer in Duesseldorf on September 1, 2014, Portuguese player Cristiano Ronaldo in East Rutherford on June 10, 2014 and Argentinian player Lionel Messi on September 30, 2014 in Paris. Neuer, Messi, Ronaldo were chosen as top three candidates for FIFA Ballon d’Or with the winner due to be announced on January 12, 2015. AFP PHOTO / PATRIK STOLLARZ / STAN HONDA / MIGUEL MEDINA