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Most FIFA World Player Of The Year Award Winners

The game of football is unarguably one of the biggest sports events in the world today, with billions of fans all over the globe. Just like any other sports, awards and trophies are usually given to players, coaches, and teams at the end of every season. And one of these awards is the FIFA World Player Of The Year Award which is known to be one of the most prestigious individual awards in the football game.

However, the FIFA World Player Of The Year Award is an individual award that is been given to the most outstanding player in the previous year's calendar, after carefully selected by the coaches and captains of international teams and media representatives.

Several football players have succeeded in winning this great award since in inception in the year 1991, and others were even lucky to win the award a couple of times which makes them the most winners of the award. Though most of these players have retired, they'll always be remembered for this achievement and others as well.

Therefore, in line with this article, we are going to be looking at some of the football players who won the most FIFA World Player Of The Year Award. So kindly stay tuned till the end to get highlighted on these football players.

Note: the FIFA World Player Of The Year Award was presented by FIFA between 1991 and 2009.

10. Rivaldo (Former Brazilian Football Player)

FIFA World Player Of The Year Award Won: One Time

Year Won: 1999.


9. Roberto Baggio (Former Italian Football Player)

FIFA World Player Of The Year Award Won: One Time

Year Won: 1993.


8. George Weah (Former Liberian Football Player)

FIFA World Player Of The Year Award Won: One Time

Year Won: 1995.


7. Romario (Former Brazilian Football Player)

FIFA World Player Of The Year Award Won: One Time

Year Won: 1994.


6. Luis Figo (Former Portuguese Football Player)

FIFA World Player Of The Year Award Won: One Time

Year Won: 2001.


5. Cristiano Ronaldo (Portuguese Football Player)

Present Football Club: Manchester United

FIFA World Player Of The Year Award Won: One Time

Year Won: 2008.


4. Messi (Argentine Football Player)

Current Football Team: Paris Saint-Germain

FIFA World Player Of The Year Award Won: One Time

Year Won: 2009.


3. Ronaldinho (Former Brazilian Football Player)

FIFA World Player Of The Year Award Won: Two Times

Year Won: 2004 & 2005.


2. Ronaldo Nazario (Former Brazilian Football Player)

FIFA World Player Of The Year Award Won: Three Times

Year Won: 1996, 1997 & 2002.


1. Zidane (Former French Football Player)

FIFA World Player Of The Year Award Won: Three Times

Year Won: 1998, 2000 & 2003.


So friends, Which football player on this list is your favorite player ever? Let us know in the comments below.

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