Modrić, Ronaldo and Salah for the Player of the Year
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Luka Modrić, Cristiano Ronaldo and Mohamed Salah are the nominees for the UEFA Men's Player of the Year 2017/18 award, which will be presented in Monaco on August 30th.
Luka Modrić, Cristiano Ronaldo and Mohamed Salah are the nominees for the UEFA Men's Player of the Year 2017/18 award.
The winner will be announced - along with the winner of the UEFA Women's Player of the Year award and the winners of the UEFA Champions League role awards - during the group stage draw on Thursday, August 30th in Monaco. The following day will be announced the winner of the UEFA Europa League award Player of the Season.
The three candidates
Luka Modrić (Real Madrid and Croatia)
Winner of the UEFA Champions League, second place in the FIFA World Cup and winner of the Golden Ball at the World Cup.
Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid / Juventus and Portugal)
Winner of the UEFA Champions League for the fifth time (record) and top scorer of the UEFA Champions League for the sixth consecutive edition. Click here for more information on his season.
**Mohamed Salah (**Liverpool and Egypt)
Second place in the UEFA Champions League, he broke several records in the first season in Liverpool. Click here for more information on his season.
The other players in the top ten
4 Antoine Griezmann (Atlético and France) - 72 points
5 Lionel Messi (Barcelona and Argentina) - 55 points
6 Kylian Mbappé (Paris and France) - 43 points
7 Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City and Belgium) - 28 points
8 Raphaël Varane (Real Madrid and France) - 23 points
9 Eden Hazard (Chelsea and Belgium) - 15 points
10 Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid and Spain) - 12 points
What is the UEFA Men's Player of the Year Award?
The award is a recognition to the best players of any nationality who have played in a club of a nation affiliated to UEFA in the past season. Players are evaluated based on performance in all competitions (national, European and international).
How were the players selected?
The three candidates were selected by a jury composed of the 80 coaches of the teams participating in the group stage of the UEFA Champions League (32) and UEFA Europa League (48) in 2017/18, as well as 55 journalists selected by the European Sports Media group ( ESM) representing each UEFA association.
The jurors selected three players by assigning five points, three points and one point in order of preference. The coaches could not vote for a player on their team.
Candidates for other prizes
Best goalkeeper of the season: Alisson Becker, Gianluigi Buffon, Keylor Navas
Best defender of the season: Marcelo, Sergio Ramos, Raphaël Varane
Best midfielder of the season: Kevin De Bruyne, Toni Kroos, Luka Modrić
Best striker of the season: Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Mohamed Salah
Best player of the season: Pernille Harder, Ada Hegerberg, Amandine Henry
Player of the season in the Europa League: Diego Godín, Antoine Griezmann, Dimitri Payet
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World Player of the Year by me C.Ronaldo
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Leading country populated by only 4 milion people (129th in the world) as a captain to a first ever World Cup final ALL THE WAY! There is only one true choice, THE MAGICIAN!