Wednesday, 26 September, 2018


Federation Internationale de Football Association announces nominees for World XI 2018

FIFPro World 11 Ozil overlooked as Matic makes midfield list FIFPro World 11 Ozil overlooked as Matic makes midfield list
Noah Ferguson | 13 September, 2018, 20:44

The 15-man shortlist has been chosen by 25,000 professional footballers in a total of 65 countries. The FIFA FIFPro World11 is decided by the players, for the players and involves votes from nearly 25,000 professional footballers from 65 different countries.

The top 5 goalkeepers, 20 defenders, 15 midfielders and 15 strikers.

The nominations are in for the FIFPro World XI and it includes 15 players now playing their trade in the Premier League.

England's World Cup stars Harry Kane, Kieran Trippier and Kyle Walker have been included on FIFPro's 55-man shortlist for the 2018 World XI.

Egypt's Mohamed Salah was revealed by FIFPro, the worldwide players' union, and FIFA as one of 55 players competing for the FIFA FIFPro World11 2018.

No reds midfielders made the list - but both Sadio Mane and Mo Salah are named amongst the 15 forwards. Messi's club-mate Philippe Coutinho - who left Liverpool in January to join Barcelona for £146m - is also included.

Sergio Ramos of Real Madrid has appeared eight times overall, and in each of the World elevens of the past seven years.

The likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Mohamed Salah and Luka Modric are among the big names on the list, but there were also some surprises. Their impressive performances means the Spanish La Liga is usually dominant.

Real Madrid dominate the list with 11 of their current squad featured after last season's historic Champions League victory.

He is joined by Liverpool teammate Dejan Lovren and Real Madrid's Sergio Ramos - who lifted Real's third successive Champions League trophy, at the expense of Liverpool - as well as Madrid teammate Marcelo.

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