Everything is ready for the 65th edition of the Golden Ball. Tonight at 20:30 at the Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris the most important individual football award in the world will be awarded by the jury of France Football, which after a year of “forced stop” due to the Covid emergency will be awarded again.
18.00 – 19th place for the Chelsea and England midfielder Mason Mount, while in 18th place is the defender of Milan Simon Kjaer, protagonist during the European Championship with Denmark also for the tragic moments linked to the illness of Christian Eriksen. Finally in 17th place the striker of Atletico Madrid and Uruguay, Luis Suarez.
17.30 – In 21st place ex-aequo Manchester United midfielder Bruno Fernades e Inter striker Lautaro Martinez. At the 20th Manchester City winger Ryad Mahrez.
17.15 – 25° place for Phil Foden del Manchester City. Al 24° the talent of Barcelona, Pedri. Finally to the 23esima places the Tottenham and England bomber Harry Kane.
17.05 – At 26th, 3 players are classified with a tie. These are Gerard Moreno of Villarreal, Ruben Dias Portuguese defender of Manchester City and the Inter midfielder, Nicolò Barella.
17.00 – Here are the first verdicts: 29th place per Cesar Azpilicueta defender and captain of Chelsea and a tie also for the Real Madrid midfielder, Luka Modric
THE 30 CANDIDATES
- Cesar Azpilicueta (Chelsea)
- Nicolo Barella (Inter)
- Karim Benzema (Real Madrid)
- Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus)
- Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City)
- Giorgio Chiellini (Juventus)
- Cristiano Ronaldo (Manchester United)
- Ruben Dias (Manchester City)
- Gianluigi Donnarumma (Paris Saint-Germain)
- Bruno Fernandes (Manchester United)
- Phil Foden (Manchester City)
- Erling Haaland (Borussia Dortmund)
- Jorginho (Chelsea)
- Harry Kane (Tottenham)
- N’Golo Kante (Chelsea)
- Simon Kjaer (Milan)
- Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Monaco)
- Romelu Lukaku (Chelsea)
- Riyad Mahrez (Manchester City)
- Lautaro Martinez (Inter)
- Kylian Mbappe (Paris Saint-Germain)
- Lionel Messi (Paris Saint-Germain)
- Luka Modric (Real Madrid)
- Gerard Moreno (Villarreal)
- Mason Mount (Chelsea)
- Neymar (Paris Saint-Germain)
- Pedri (Barcelona)
- Mohamed Salah (Liverpool)
- Raheem Sterling (Manchester City)
- Luis Suarez (Atletico Madrid)