The 1960 Ballon d'Or, given to the best football player in Europe as judged by a panel of sports journalists from UEFA member countries, was awarded to Luis Suárez on 13 December 1960.[1]

RankingsEdit

Rank Name Club Nationality Points
1 Luis Suárez Barcelona   Spain 54
2 Ferenc Puskás Real Madrid   Hungary 37
3 Uwe Seeler Hamburger SV   West Germany 33
4 Alfredo Di Stéfano[a] Real Madrid   Spain 32
5 Lev Yashin Dynamo Moscow   Soviet Union 28
6 Raymond Kopa Reims   France 14
7 John Charles Juventus   Wales 11
Bobby Charlton Manchester United   England 11
9 Omar Sívori Juventus   Italy 9
Horst Szymaniak Karlsruher SC   West Germany 9
11 Francisco Gento Real Madrid   Spain 8
12 Borivoje Kostić Red Star Belgrade   Yugoslavia 7
13 Joseph Ujlaki RC Paris   France 5
14 Kurt Hamrin Fiorentina   Sweden 4
Bobby Smith Tottenham Hotspur   England 4
16 Jimmy Greaves Chelsea   England 3
Ivan Kolev CDNA Sofia   Bulgaria 3
Luis del Sol Betis / Real Madrid   Spain 3
19 Károly Sándor MTK Budapest   Hungary 2
János Göröcs Újpest   Hungary 2
Agne Simonsson Real Madrid   Sweden 2
Dragoslav Šekularac Red Star Belgrade   Yugoslavia 2
23 Antonio Angelillo Inter Milan   Italy 1
Blagoje Vidinić Radnički Belgrade   Yugoslavia 1
Erich Hof Wiener SC   Austria 1
Gerhard Hanappi Rapid Wien   Austria 1

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Despite being born in Argentina, Alfredo Di Stefano acquired Spanish citizenship in 1956, and went on to play for the Spanish national football team.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Pierrend, José Luis (28 May 2009). "European Footballer of the Year ("Ballon d'Or") 1960". RSSSF. Retrieved 26 August 2012.
  2. ^ "Europe dazzled by Di Stéfano". UEFA. 22 November 2004. Archived from the original on December 11, 2008. Retrieved 6 December 2008.

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