This Monday, the Best Fifa Football Awards will take place in Zurich. The Portuguese player is amongst the favorites in the battle for the award.
The football player won in December the Balon d’Or for the fourth time. He beat his toughest rival, Lionel Messi. His success was contested by some of the Football’s big names. Jose Mourinho declared that Messi is definitely the best player in the world, even though Ronaldo is the one that won. He said that the Portuguese player only has the advantage of a better physique and a better height.
Nominated in the category, alongside Ronaldo, are Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann.
At the awards the best coaches in women’s and men’s football will be named, as well as the best woman in Football.
For the title of the best coach are running Claudio Ranieri who got the Premiere League title, Fernando Santos and Zinedine Zidane. Santos took Portugal to the winning of Euro 2016, while Zidane got Real Madrid the Champions League title.
The ones that will be implied in the voting are journalists that have been selected especially, team captains and coaches. An online poll will also be available. The total four categories will have a 25% say in the final results.
Other awards will consist in the best fans and the best goal.
The fans that sang “You’ll never walk alone” at the last game from Europa League for Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund are nominated for the best fans category. ADO Den Haag’s fans are nominated after they brought toys for the children of the rival team, Feyenoord. At EURO 2016, fans of Iceland clapped at the end of the game.