Follow minutes by minutes update on the FIFA The Best Awards ceremony happening in London. Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo is reportedly shunning FIFA The Best Awards ceremony in London with prior knowledge that he won’t be winning the biggest award of the night. Ronaldo is in the running to be named the 2018 FIFA Best Player of the Year along with former Real Madrid teammate Luka Modric and Liverpool star Mohamed Salah. The Portugal star is, however, staying away from the ceremony as it is reported that he will lose the award to Modric.It would be a similar incident to the 33-year-old missing the UEFA Awards in August where he lost the UEFA Men’s Player of the Year award to Modric. Despite the absence of Ronaldo, a host of other big players brought the stardust to the ceremony holding at the London’s Royal Festival Hall.The likes of Dani Alves, N’Golo Kante, Arsene Wenger and England boss Gareth Southgate have arrived at the ceremony.Live Updates Popular actor Idris Elba kicks off the ceremony.