Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have been rivals for the past decade winning five Ballon d'Or trophies each.
Luka Modric won the 2018 Ballon d'Or, Cristiano Ronaldo was second, with France and Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann completing the podium.
Luka Modric will be hoping to finally end the 10-year Ballon d'Or duopoly of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.
The Italian champions continued their charge to an eighth consecutive league title by opening an 11-point lead on top of Serie A.
Cristiano Ronaldo had recently become the fastest player in Juventus history to score 10 goals across all competitions.
Bayern Munich thumped Benfica 5-1 to book their place and ease the pressure on coach Niko Kovac.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have won the Ballon d'Or five-time each while Paul Pogba won the FIFA World Cup 2018 with France.
Cristiano Ronaldo created history during his 16th appearance for Juventus.
Li purchased the seven-time European champions from former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi.
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have won the Ballon d'Or five-time each.
Cristiano Ronaldo has scored eight times for Juventus in Serie A.
Cristiano Ronaldo dropped in at the O2 Arena in London to watch a game between American John Isner and World No. 1 Novak Djokovic.
Santiago Solari has led Real to four wins out of four since being installed on a caretaker basis following Julen Lopetegui's abrupt sacking.
Kedar Jadhav said that he supported Real Madrid for a long time due to their former talisman Cristiano Ronaldo.
Portugal face Italy in Milan on November 17 and host Poland three days later in Guimaraes.
Reigning European champions Madrid had no trouble against Viktoria Plzen in the Czech Republic, with Karim Benzema scoring twice in a 5-0 win.
Manchester United travel to Juventus for another date with former favourite son Cristiano Ronaldo, two weeks after they were outplayed at home.