Neuer and Messi / PHOTO: FIFA.COM

Leo Messi wins the Golden Ball of the 2014 World Cup. The Argentinian genius, who witnessed Argentina’s defeat to Germany in the final, was named the best player of the competition.

It’s worth noting that Messi, Argentina’s captain, led his team to the final and is also scored the most goals for his team. This Sunday, Barça’s No10 was also leading Argentina’s attack against Germany.