Luka Modric wins FIFA Best Player of the Year award
Croatian and Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric on Monday night pipped Liverpool’s talisman Mohammad Salah and Ronaldo to win the 2018 FIFA Best Player of the Year Award. The Real Madrid midfielder won the Best FIFA Men's Player award for guiding Croatia to the World Cup final and winning a third consecutive Champions League trophy…
Modric threatens to end Ronaldo-Messi era as world's best
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi's decade-long domination of football's individual awards is under threat from Real Madrid and Croatia midfielder Luka Modric and Liverpool's Egyptian forward Mohamed Salah when FIFA's player of the year is announced on Monday.
Ronaldo told me I deserved UEFA Player of the year award, says Modric
Luka Modric has said his former Real Madrid team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo told him he deserved to win the 2017-18 UEFA Player of the Year award. Modric beat out Ronaldo and Mohamed Salah for the award, which was presented last week at the Champions League draw in Monaco.
The candidates for The Best FIFA Football Awards 2018
Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal/Juventus FC, formerly Real Madrid CF); Luka Modrić (Croatia/Real Madrid CF); and Mohamed Salah (Egypt/Liverpool FC).
Ronaldo, Salah and Modric nominated for FIFA best player award
Lionel Messi was left off the shortlist for the FIFA's men's player of the year award on Monday as his old rival Cristiano Ronaldo was named alongside Luka Modric and Mohamed Salah. Messi has dominated the award along with Ronaldo over the past decade, but the Barcelona star has been omitted from the list of…
Ronaldo 'furious' at losing to Modric for UEFA player of year
Cristiano Ronaldo was hopping mad at losing out to Croatia star Luka Modric for the UEFA Player of the Year, Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri revealed on Friday.
Luka Modric named UEFA player of year
Luka Modric of Real Madrid and Croatia on Thursday received the accolade of UEFA Player of the Year in Monaco after his Champions League exploits.
Ronaldo, Salah, Modric picked for UEFA Player of the Year award
Mohamed Salah, Cristiano Ronaldo and Luka Modric are on the three-man shortlist for the 2017-18 UEFA Men’s Player of the Year award, but Lionel Messi has been overlooked.
Messi absent as UEFA announce finalists for Player of the Year award
UEFA have announced the three finalists for the 2017/18 UEFA Men's Player of the Year award. Juventus new signing Cristiano Ronaldo, Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modrić and Liverpool's Mohamed Salah are the three last men standing, as selected by coaches and journalists. The winner of the prestigious award will be named – along with the…