Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid C.F, Lionel Messi of Barcelona FC and Neymarof Barcelona FC have all made FIFA’s Ballon D’Or final shortlist.
The extremely talented trio unsurprisingly make the final cut of the highly coveted footballaward. Messi looks most likely to win it for the fifth time following his immense contributions to Barcelona’s Champions league and La Liga victories last season.
Another award that will be keenly contested is the manager of the year award with this year’s contenders being; Pep Guardiola of German giants, Bayern Munich, Barcelona’s Luis Enrique and Jorge Sampaoli the man behind Chile’s first ever Copa America success.
Check out the full list below:
-FIFA MEN’S WORLD PLAYER OF THE YEAR-
Cristiano Ronaldo(Real Madrid)
-FIFA MEN’S COACH OF THE YEAR –
Pep Guardiola (Bayern Munich)
Luis Enrique (Barcelona)
Jorge Sampaoli (Chile)
-FIFA WOMEN’S COACH OF THE YEAR-
Jill Ellis (US)
Mark Sampson (England)
Norio Sasak (Japan)
-FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD PLAYER OF THE YEAR-
Carli Lloyd (US)
Aya Miyama (Japan)
Celia Sasic (Germany)
-FIFA PUSKAS AWARD-