We’ve covered the Ballon d’or but now it’s time to take a look at the other individual award available to the best of the best in Europe; The Best FIFA Men’s Player, and its accompanying awards. The award was initially called FIFA World Player of the Year from its inception in 1991 to 2009, but has recently been rebranded as The Best FIFA Men’s Player, with the first winner of the newly-named competition coming in 2016.
Organised and presented annually by FIFA, the FIFA World Player of the Year was an association football that started between 1991 and 2009. The winner for the prestigous individual accolade is usually voted by Football Coaches and captains of the various international teams and media representatives, they deem to have performed outstandingly in the previous calendar year.
The world has seen so many midfielders gifted with the talent of scoring goals, assisting and passing. But unfortunately, few of them mastered the art of scoring many goals during their careers. In this article only attacking midfielders, defensive midfielders and central midfielders who played most of their careers as a midfielder would be considered.
There have been many reactions in the recent days, because of Jadon Sancho's recent situation in England. The England International player was called up for the first time, for a major trophy and he has not been featured in any of the matches played so far in the ongoing 2020 EURO competition.
At club level, the UEFA Champions League is seen as the pinnacle of any footballers playing in Europe. The fame, excitement and success of the competition has no rivalry. In this article are five of the greatest professional footballers who have never won the Champions League in their career
“He has good ball control, good positional play, fine technique” - Chelsea star hailed as new Zidane
Germany legend Lothar Matthaus compared Chelsea midfielder Kai Havertz to Real Madrid legend Zinedine Zidane. While addressing Kai Havertz’s game, the Germany legend Lothar Matthaus said: “I will compare him to Zinedine Zidane in terms of skills, technique and overview and anticipating a situation.
England national team coach, Southgate is not being fair on Jadon Sancho. The young promising winger was shortlisted among the England squad that is participating in Euro 2020, but he has only played up to 45 minutes since the beginning of the competition. Jadon Sancho is a talented player who can play from both wingers, he has a good number of goals recorded in his name.
Bayern Munich Striker, Robert Lewandowski who have been in stunning form for Bayern since last season helping the club win the Quadruplet and of course they are on the charge for another treble this season.
Sportskeeda a sports news website and publication media has unveiled their list of the greatest midfielders in the history of football.In their publication, Barca legend Andres Iniesta was named the greatest midfielder of all time.
The content of this article is about Lothar Matthaus' statement on Kai Havertz. Lothar Matthaus is a retired German footballer and also a football manager. In Euro 2020, Kai Havertz has been consistent in sight of goal as he has already scored 2 goals and given 2 assists.
Germany World cup Legend, Lothar Matthaus can't understand why one of the best players in the Bundesliga, isn't getting the chance to play for his country Jadon Sancho continues to be neglected by England coach Gareth Southgate and he has played just six minutes at the ongoing Euro 2020 tournament.
Legendary German former world cup winning captain, Lothar Matthaus has heaped praise on Chelsea attacker, Kai Havertz for his quality on the pitch. The German also backs his fellow German youngster to rise and become one of the anchor players for Die Mannschaft in the future. The champions league winners helped his country get over the defending champions, Portugal in their second group game few days back by scoring two crucial goals.
Image Credit: Google England might have been through to the last 16 of the ongoing European 2020 competition, but one thing that is bothering everyone is the absence of Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho from the competition's action since the beginning of the European competition, as he is yet to make a single appearance.
Germany football legend and former World Cup winner Lothar Matthaus has said that he compares Kai Havertz to Zinadine Zidane and that they have similar qualities. 21 year old Kai Havertz was the talk of the summer in England when he broke Chelsea's transfer record fee to join them from Bayer Leverkusen ahead of last season.
Germany Legend, Lothar Matthaus Reveals The Best Position That Will Bring The Best Out Of Timo Werner At Chelsea.
Germany Legend, Lothar Matthaus has revealed the best position that Thomas Tuchel should play Timo Werner so he can hit the level of Harry Kane and the World’s Best Strikers. The 25-year-old Germany Striker joined Chelsea last summer from Red Bull Leipzig in the Germany Bundesliga.
Lothar Matthaus has reacted to the current lack of Playing Time being experienced by Jadon Sancho in the currently ongoing Euro 2020 tournament. He teased that the young winger should be granted permission to apply for Germany passport in order to play for Germany if he is not being recognized by England as a talented player.
The Three lions of England on Sunday will play their first major final since 1966 when they face Italy in the Euro 2020 final at Wembley stadium. England beat Denmark 2-1 on Wednesday at extra-time after captain Harry Kane scored the winning goal. Before Wednesday England have passed the semi final stage no matter the strong squad they used in the tournament, and this breaks many of their fans heart.
In an interview with German legend Lothar Matthaus for Bild, Liverpool head coach Jurgen Klopp has dismissed rumors linking him with the German national team coach's job.
German Legend Backs England To Defeat Germany; Reveals The Only Condition That Will Make Germany Win
Bayern Munich Legend, Lothar Matthaus has backed the Three Lions to defeat the 2014 World Champion, Germany in the last-16 of the UEFA European Championship this summer. The Former Germany Striker has insisted England have a good chance to win the clash on Tuesday evening at Wembley Stadium.
Robert Lewandoski is currently the best striker in the world at the moment and even at 32, he has not stop performing at the highest level.However in the past 15 years, Ronaldo and Messi have performed brilliantly and consistently on a very top level.