Neymar Jr.

Neymar Jr. is competing in FIFA’s selection for 2016/10 season

Neymar Jr. is one of the 55 players who are competing in FIFA’s and FIFPro’s (International Federation of Professional Footballers, which promotes the award) selection for 2016/17 season. Besides PSG number 10 player, another six Brazilian players are on the list: Daniel Alves, David Luiz, Marcelo, Thiago Silva, Casemiro and Philippe Coutinho.

The 11 chosen names (one goalkeeper, four defenders, three midfields and three attackers) will be announced in FIFA’s gala award, which will happen on October 23rd, in London.

The choice involves 24 thousand players worldwide, and the selection is made by the players their own. The 55 names, different from the past years, were chosen according to the performance of the athletes along European season (August 2016 to June 2017).

The award exists since 2005 and always had Brazilians between the year coices. Between them, are: Dida (2005), Cafu (2005), Ronaldinho (2005, 2006 e 2007), Kaká (2006, 2007 e 2008), Daniel Alves (2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015 e 2016), Maicon (2010), Lúcio (2010), Marcelo (2012, 2015 e 2016), Thiago Silva (2013, 2014 e 2015), David Luiz (2014) and Neymar Jr. his own, in2015.

 

Check the 55 names announced on this Wednesday (20):

 

  • Goalkeepers: Buffon (Juventus and Italy), De Gea (Manchester United and Spain), Keylor Navas (Real Madrid and Costa Rica), Neuer (Bayern de Munique and German), Oblak (Atletico de Madrid and Slovenia);

 

  • Defenders: Alaba (Bayern de Munique and Austria), Jordi Alba (Barcelona and Spain), Daniel Alves (Juventus/PSG and Brazil), Jerome Boateng (Bayern de Munique and German), Bonucci (Juventus/Milan and Italy), Carvajal (Real Madrid and Spain), Chiellini (Juventus and Italy), Godín (Atlético de Madrid and Uruguay), Hummels (Bayern de Munique and German), Lahm (Bayern de Munique and Germany), David Luiz (Chelsea and Brazil), Marcelo (Real Madrid and Brazil), Mascherano (Barcelona and Argentina), Pepe (Real Madrid/Besiktas and Portugal), Piqué (Barcelona and Spain), Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid and Spain), Thiago Silva (PSG and Brazil), Umtiti (Barcelona and France), Valencia (Manchester United and Ecuador) e Varane (Real Madrid and France);

 

  • Midfields: Thiago Alcântara (Bayern de Munique and Spain), Busquets (Barcelona and Spain), Casemiro (Real Madrid and Brazil), Philippe Coutinho (Liverpool and Brazil), Hazard (Chelsea and Belgium), Iniesta (Barcelona and Spain), Isco (Real Madrid and Spain), Kanté (Chelsea and France), Kroos (Real Madrid and Germany), Matic (Chelsea/Manchester United and Serbia), Modric (Real Madrid and Croatia), Özil (Arsenal and Germany), Pogba (Manchester United and France), Verratti (PSG and Italy) e Vidal (Bayern de Munique and Chile).

 

  • Attackers: Bale (Real Madrid and Wales), Benzema (Real Madrid and France), Cavani (PSG and Uruguay), Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid and Portugal), Dybala (Juventus and Argentina), Griezmann (Atlético de Madrid and France), Ibrahimovic (Manchester United and Sweden), Kane (Tottenham and England), Lewandowski (Bayern de Munique and Poland), Lukaku (Everton/Manchester United and Belgium), Mbappé (Monaco/PSG and France), Messi (Barcelona and Argentina), Neymar (Barcelona/PSG and Brazil), Alexis Sánchez (Arsenal and Chile) e Luis Suárez (Barcelona and Uruguay).

 

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