The Portuguese pulled level with Lionel Messi on that count, winning the Golden Ball four times in five years.
Ronaldo’s win comes as no surprise, as he played a key role in Madrid’s successful defence of their UCL title and helped them to a La Liga title.
Iconic Madrid full-back Carlos lauded Ronaldo following the ceremony in Paris by saying: “He will get more. There will be more trophies to come.
“He’ll get much more trophies.”