The winners of 2017 Best FIFA Football Awards were announced at a grand event in London, United Kingdom. The event was held on 23rd October 2017 (Monday). Cristiano Ronaldo has retained the Best Men’s Player of the year award by beating Lionel Messi and Neymar. Lieke Martens (Netherlands) has won the best FIFA Women’s Player of 2017. Real Madrid’s coach Zinedine Zidane has won the best Men’s Coach Award of 2017.
Cristiano Ronaldo’s words after winning The Best FIFA Men’s Player Award 2017
“Thank you for voting for me.
“A mention for Leo and Neymar for being here.
“Thanks to Real Madrid teammates, coach and president they support me throughout the year.
“We are in England for the first time; I am really glad, it is a great moment for me.
“FIFA gives an opportunity to the fans. I have fans around the world. I appreciate that.
“It is great to be here around these great players, and this (Maradona) great player.
“Have a good night.
The winners of Best FIFA Football Awards are selected by a jury of the club and international coaches, media members, and fans. The 2017 Best Fifa Awards 2017 was a star-studded event which was hosted by Idris Elba. The legends of Footballs like Diego Maradona, Ronaldo, Frank Lampard, Sergio Ramos and Harry Kane was presented at the event. Check out the complete winner’s list of The Best FIFA Football Awards 2017 below.
The Best FIFA Football Awards 2017 Winners
The Best FIFA Men’s Player – Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid, Portugal)
The Best FIFA Goalkeeper – Gianluigi Buffon (Juventus, Italy)
The Best FIFA Men’s Coach – Zinedine Zidane (Real Madrid)
The Best FIFA Women’s Player – Lieke Martens (FC Rosengard, Barcelona, Netherlands)
The Best FIFA Women’s Coach – Sarina Wiegman (Netherlands)
FIFA Fair Play Award – Francis Kone
FIFA Puskas Award – Olivier Giroud
FIFA Fan Award – Celtic supporters
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Goal Keeper – Gigi Buffon.
Defenders – Dani Alves, Marcelo, Sergio Ramos and Leonardo Bonucci
Midfielders – Luka Modric, Toni Kroos, Andre Iniesta
Forwards – Lionel Messi, Neymar and Cristiano Ronaldo