“I spoke with Infantino on the phone. FIFA is now seriously considering the possibility of awarding the Golden Ball - 2020, - quotes Rummenigge Kicker.

The functionary also added that FIFA will try to persuade France Football to present the prize, or will conduct the award itself. Bayern striker Robert Lewandowski, who has scored 51 goals in all competitions this season, could qualify for the Ballon d'Or.

Earlier it was reported that Lionel Messi escaped serious injury and will be ready to play with Bayern in the Champions League.