FIFA has officially announced the names of the players who have been nominated for the "Best Player" award. The winner will be announced at an online ceremony to be held on January 17, 2022.
BREAKING: The candidates shortlisted for #TheBest FIFA Football Awards ™ 2021 have been announced
The winners will be revealed at an online ceremony on 17 January 2022
Paris Saint-Germain has the most representatives among the nominees for "Best Player" - three. The winner of the Champions League Chelsea has two.
France is the country with the largest number of nominated players - also three.
Here are the nominees :
Karim Benzema Real Madrid / France
Kevin De Bruyne Man With / Belgium
Cristiano Ronaldo Man Utd / Portugal
Robert Lewandowski Bayern / Poland
Lionel Messi PSG / Argentina
Neymar PSG / Brazil
Killian Mbape PSG / France
Erling Holland Borussia / Norway
Zhorzhinyo Chelsea / Italy
H ' Golo Cante Chelsea / France
Mohamed Salah Liverpool / Egypt
FIFA also announced the names of the nominees for "Coach of the Year" and "Best Goalkeeper". The nominees in the three categories for the ladies also announced from the world headquarters.
Antonio Cote Tottenham
Hansi Flick Germany
Josep Guardiola Manchester City
Roberto Mancini Italy
Lionel Scaloni Argentina
Diego Simeone Atletico Mardis
Thomas Tuchel Chelsea will compete for the men's coaches' prize
For goalkeeper №1 fight:
Alison Becker Liverpool / Brazil
Gianluigi Donaruma PSG / Italy
Edouard Mendy Chelsea / Senegal
Manuel Neuer Bayern / Germany
Casper Schmeichel Leicester / Denmark