Neymar Enter Early Nomination Ballon d’Or, Ronaldo and Messi Following
Five of the 30 players who were nominated for the Ballon d’Or winner of 2017 have been announced. The world’s most expensive player, Neymar, is included in one of the five players after he was judged to perform well in 2016 both defending Barcelona and the Brazilian national team.
In addition to Neymar, the other four names included in the initial five Ballon d’Or nominations are Luka Modric, Paulo Dybala, Marcelo and N’Golo Kante. Gait Modric and Marcelo during last season was very resounding by helping Real Madrid win the Champions League and Spanish League.
Meanwhile, Dybala was able to bring Juventus up to the 2017 Champions League final before being beaten by Real Madrid. Kante gets recognition because the contribution of the players to bring Chelsea won the English Premier League title last season.
With this announcement, there are still 25 slots left for the Ballon d’Or nomination. Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi who occupy the top two of the Ballon d’Or winner of last season are suspected to be included in the next nomination announcement.
The next announcement will be held on Monday (9/102017) at 18:00, 20:00 and 23:50 and Tuesday (10/10/2017) at 00:35 and 01:15 pm.