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Robben and Blind had Cristiano Ronaldo as first choice

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Robben and Blind had Cristiano Ronaldo as first choice

Coach Danny Blind and captain Arjen Robben of Orange both had Cristiano Ronaldo as first choice in the FIFA award for best footballer of the year.

At the election were all of the coaches and captains of the national associations at the FIFA connected vote for your favourite. They were allowed three votes. Also, the voices of fans and mediavertegenwoordigen be counted.

It is striking that Robben and Blind both midfielder Toni Duckweed as number two on their list. Lionel Messi got no votes from the two.

Robben gave his third vote to Robert Lewandowski, his team-mate at Bayern Munich. Blind had Antoine Griezmann as the third option.

Ronaldo was Monday in Zurich to distinguish itself as the best footballer of the year. The Portuguese chose himself for his team-mate at Real Madrid Gareth Bale, Luka Modric and Sergio Ramos.

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