Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo has slammed FIFA for ignoring coach Diego Simeone for the Ballon d'Or coaching award.

The Argentine is a shock omission from the nominees.

"I don't understand why Simeone isn't amongst the top managers. He's a sensation in Europe," said Cerezo.

He hopes his coach will be nominated next time around though, explaining that he's "very disappointed because he deserved it".

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