France Football has announced a list of 30 nominated players of the year. The Ballon d’Or award 2021 has been released. The football players from the Premier League are the most popular while Lionel Messi, Argentine superstar. Still a favorite to have the chance to ascend the throne for a seventh time.
Even the players from the Premier League will come in a lot. But analysts still rank Messi as a favorite for the award for a seventh time after scoring 38 goals in 47 games last season. Led Barcelona to the Copa del Rey and Copa America with Argentina last summer.
Messi has more taxes than Robert Lewandowski, the Bayern Munich striker who unfortunately had a very good performance last year. But the Ballon d’Or was canceled because of COVID-19.
The other person who had the opportunity to intervene for the award was Jorginho, who led Chelsea to the UEFA Champions League. Champions League And went on to win Euro 2020 with Italy, another trophy in the summer.
The list of players nominated for the Ballon d’Or is as follows:
- Premier League
Cesar Azplicueta, Kevin De Bruyne, Cristiano Ronaldo, Ruben Dias, Bruno Fernandes, Phil Foden, Jorge Nho, Harry Kane, N’Golo Kante, Romelu Lukaku, Riyad Mahrez, Mason Mount, Mohamed Salah, Raheem Sterling.
- Serie A
Nicolo Barella, Leonardo Bonucci, Giorgio Chiellini, Simon Kier, Lautaro Martinez
- La Liga
Karim Benzema, Luka Modric, Gerard Moreno, Pedro, Luis Suarez.
- Ligue 1
Gianluigi Donnarumma, Kylian Mbappe, Lionel Messi, Neymar
Erling Haland, Robert Lewandowski