Ronaldo Second, Messi Fifth As Modric Wins FIFA The Best Award

FIFA Best Man Award, Luka Modric. PICTURE: Anadolu Agency

LONDON: Real Madrid’s Luka Modric claimed FIFA’s The Best award for 2018 to end Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi’s decade-long hold on world football’s top player prize. The Croatia midfielder won with 29 percent of the […]

Modric Deserves FIFA The Best Award – Ramos

PICTURE: Real Madrid and Croatia midfielder Luka Modric wins Uefa player of year award.

MADRID: Ramos said when asked whether Modric should win ahead of fellow nominees Ronaldo and Mohamed Salah. Sergio Ramos believes Real Madrid teammate Luka Modric deserves to beat Cristiano Ronaldo’s to the FIFA’s The Best Men’s […]

Why Didn’t Messi Make The FIFA Best Shortlist?

Luis Suárez and Leo Messi celebrate a goal against Huesca. PICTURE: FC Barcelona

The exceptions to the rule are Messi in 2010 and 2012 and Ronaldo in 2013. In each of those three years the best player in the world, per FIFA’s voting system, was knocked in the […]