A list of Ballon D'Or rankings has been leaked on social media ahead of the awards' ceremony on Monday - with Lionel Messi named as the winner.

The Barcelona superstar is tipped to win the prestigious individual award for a record sixth time, but he faces a fight to land the prize with Virgil van Dijk also in contention.

But it appears Messi will scoop the 2019 Ballon d'Or according to a leaked document posted online.

In the image shared on Twitter, Messi tops the voting with 446 points to van Dijk's 382 in second.

The voting for the award has already been cast, but it is unclear whether the list is official or not.

Van Dijk's Liverpool teammate Mohamed Salah is listed in third, just ahead of five-time winner Cristiano Ronaldo.

The voting for the Ballon d'Or has already been cast, though it's unclear whether the leaked list is official or not.