Christiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Virgil Van Dijk shortlisted as the final three for FIFA’s The Best Men’s Player Award.
The football’s governing body had initially released a 15-man shortlist, but Christiano Ronaldo (Juventus),Virgil van Dijk (Liverpool) and Lionel Messi FC Barcelona) are the final contenders for the award.
Van Dijk is the favorite to win the award after he was named the UEFA Men’s player of the Year last week ahead of Messi and Ronaldo.
The three final nominees for the Best Goalkeeper award are Alisson Becker (Liverpool), Ederson (Manchester City) and Marc-Andre Stegan Fc Barcelona.
While, the finalists for the coach of the year award are Jurgen Klopp (Liverpool) Pep Guaridiola (Manchester City) and Maurico Pochettino (Tottenham Hotspur).
The winner will be announced on September 23 in ceremony in Milan.