A quartet of succesploeg Ajax, Van Dijk, and Wijnaldum in the race for the Golden Ball

Frenkie de Jong, Matthijs de ligt, Donny van de Beek, Dusan Tadic, Virgil van Dijk, and Georginio Wijnaldum are the first two of the nominees for the Golden Ball. The French magazine France Football and make it later on Monday night, the remaining ten contenders announced for the prestigious award for the world player of the year.

For the Young, Is, From the river, and Tadic to gain recognition for their strong season with Ajax, they in the semi-finals of the Champions League and brought. In addition to the championship title and the cup to all possible. The hotel is Located (Top) and De Jong (FC Barcelona), making a transfer, while in the valley, and the Tadic and Ajax stayed true.

Van Dijk and Wijnaldum won the Champions League with a strong Liverpool in the uk next to the title, handle. With Alisson, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mané, there are still four Liverpool players have been nominated for the Golden Ball.

Later on Monday evening, are in addition to the ten other nominees are also contenders for the Golden Ball, for women to be published, which by now it is clear that, Vivianne Miedema of up to twenty candidates will belong to. There are ten nominees for the titles of best player under 21 years of age, and the best goalie.

Last year, the Golden Ball, for the men, the Real Madrid midfielder, Luka Modric, and thus the dominance of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo struck. In women, the most prestigious award for the Ada Hegerberg on Olympique Lyon.

Georginio Wijnaldum and Virgil van Dijk have won the match in last season’s Champions League final with Liverpool. (Photo: Pro-Shots)

The price is independent from FIFA election

In the Golden Ball contest in the 2016 release of the FIFA award for the world player of the year, in December, was awarded to FC Barcelona’s star player lionel Messi. In previous years, there was a combined election, by France Football and FIFA.

When is the FIFA election was ‘ Sub-captain Of the Embankment last month, one of the final three nominees. He was runner-up. The all-star He completed the top three.

He belongs to as well as From Embankment up to twenty, so far, announced the nominees for the Golden Ball. The awards ceremony is on Monday, december 2, in Paris, france.

Pre to 20 nominees to Golden Ball: Sergio Agüero (Manchester City), Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool), Alisson (Liverpool), Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Scored), Donny van de Beek (Ajax), Karim Benzema (Real Madrid), Virgil van Dijk and Liverpool), Roberto Firmino (Liverpool), Frenkie de Jong (Ajax amsterdam/FC Barcelona, spain), Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich), This Is a (Ajax amsterdam/Juventus), Hugo Lloris (Tottenham Hotspur), Sadio Mané (Liverpool), Kylian Mbappé (Paris Saint-Germain), Cristiano Ronaldo (Top), Bernardo Silva (Manchester City), Song Heung-min (Tottenham Hotspur), Marc-André ter Stegen (FC Barcelona, spain), Dusan Tadic (Ajax), Georginio Wijnaldum (Liverpool)

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Miedema, in the twenty-nominated for a second Golden Ball for women

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