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Ronaldo, Salah, or Modric is UEFA Player of the Year

Cristiano Ronaldo, Luka Modric and Mo Salah are the three remaining candidates who still have a chance to win the price for UEFA Player of the Year, so made the European Voetbalconfederatie known.

Ronaldo, Modric and Salah © Belga Image

The winner will be during the draw of the group stage of the Champions League on 30 August in Monaco published.

The laureate is designated by 80 coaches from clubs who last season took part in the groepsfases of the Champions League (32) and Europa League (48), and 55 journalists.

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Cristiano Ronaldo conquered at the end of last season with Real Madrid for the third time in a row, the Champions League, are fifth cup with the big ears in total. In addition, the Portuguese also, for the sixth time topschutter on the kampioenenbal. Afterwards he found, in the group stage at the world cup four times, the path to purpose: with three matches he won against Spain personally a 3-3 tie out of the fire and against Morocco, he was the only hit of the contest. The Portuguese came to the world CHAMPIONSHIP in the eighth-finals to an end prematurely against Uruguay, after which he left the Madrid ticket office to ring with a much-debated transfer to Juventus.

CR7 may be the trophy for the third time in a row to win and his total to four, after 2014, 2016 and 2017.

The absolute star of the world cup finals was his former Real team-mate Luka Modric, with the Croatia surprisingly reached the finals. After the defeat against France was the attacking midfielder was elected Player of the tournament for Eden Hazard.

Mohamed Salah was last season, then again the player of the second half with an improbable number of goals for Liverpool. At the world cup was the only injury returned Salah still good for two goals for Egypt, that the tournament puntenloos had to leave.

The winner will be during the draw of the group stage of the Champions League on 30 August in Monaco published.

The laureate is designated by 80 coaches from clubs who last season took part in the groepsfases of the Champions League (32) and Europa League (48), and 55 journalists.

The rest of the top ten is already known, with only a fifth place for Lionel Messi (FC Barcelona/Argentina), who won the award two times already won. The Spaniard must also Antoine Griezmann (Atlético Madrid/France).

For the second time, UEFA will – in addition to the Best Player and Best Player – even the Best Goalkeeper, Best Defender, Best Midfielder and Best Attacker of the last Champions League-season crown.

With the midfielders is De Bruyne one of the three remaining players, in addition to Modric and Toni Duckweed, with Real Madrid the kampioenenbal for the third time in a row managed to win.

At the goalies ended Thibaut Courtois on the fifth place. There goes the between Alisson Becker (Liverpool, last season AS Roma), Gianluigi Buffon (PSG, last season, Juventus) and Keylor Navasthis season rival Courtois for Real.

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