FIFA Best Player Award: Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi And Kylian Mbappe Are Among Top Nominees

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Published by Admin on 25 Jul 2018

FIFA World Cup is one the most watched sports in the world. The popularity of this game is so high that even in a cricket-loving country like India, the excitement of FIFA matches is always at its peaks. The FIFA Worldcup 2018 final between Croatia and France ended on Sunday where France became the world champion.

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The final was held a few days back at the Luzhniki Stadium in Russia. The fans all over the world were on the edge of their seats as the two talented teams France and Croatia played the FIFA World Cup Final. France became the world champions and was awarded $38 Million along with the trophy. Croatia became the runners-up and was awarded $28 Million.

Recently, the FIFA announced a 10-man list of names shortlisted for the FIFA Best Men’s Player Award for the year 2018-19 which includes star players Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi among others.

Ronaldo, who has moved to Juventus from Real Madrid, where he won his fifth UEFA Champions League trophy as well, has been named as the Best FIFA Men’s Player the last two years.

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Barcelona’s Lionel Messi lifted the La Liga trophy as well as the Copa del Rey trophy with his club.

Antoine Griezmann and FIFA Young Player winner Kylian Mbappe after the duo helped France lift their second World Cup trophy.

Have a look at the list of male footballers who are nominated in their category:
Cristiano Ronaldo
Kevin De Bruyne
Antoine Griezmann
Eden Hazard
Harry Kane
Kylian Mbappe

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Lionel Messi
Luka Modric
Mohamed Salah
Raphael Varane

Have a look at the list of the female players who are nominated in their category:

Lucy Bronze
Pernille Harder
Ada Hegerberg
Amandine Henry
Sam Kerr
Saki Kumagai
Dzsenifer Marozsan
Megan Rapinoe
Wendie Renard

We hope that the best one wins. Stay tuned to Laughing Colours for latest news and updates on sports.

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