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Neymar, who left Barcelona to join PSG this summer in a world-record move, came third in the voting in 2015 and was fifth past year, while Suarez has yet to make it into the final three-man selection.
Ronaldo remains the strong favourite despite still searching for his first league goal in the 2017/18 season after serving a five-match domestic ban following his dismissal in the Spanish Super Cup. The pair are expected to lead the running in 2017, although the likes of Neymar will hope to have a say.
However, it wasn't enough for France Football's journalists to select him among this year's nominees.
Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante is also among the nominees after he claimed his second Premier League title in a row following his switch from Leicester City.
France Football are announcing a 30-man list of nominees over the course of Monday and the 26-year-old Blues midfielder was among the first five names to be revealed.
Real Madrid forward Ronaldo, 32, beat Barcelona's Messi to win the award for a fourth time previous year.
The very first name to come out was that of Paris Saint-Germain's €222m superstar Neymar, quickly followed by Real Madrid midfield maestro Luka Modric.
Ronaldo is set to face competition competition from long-time rival Lionel Messi, who finished up as La Liga's top scorer with 37 goals - 12 ahead of Ronaldo - and helped Barcelona to Copa del Rey success in what was a largely disappointing season for the club.
The Ballon d'Or is judged exclusively by a panel of journalists after FIFA and France Football ended their partnership in 2015.
Fultz shot just 65% from the free throw line in college, but he was an overall good shooter with a smooth, square form. Whatever the issues with Fultz's form, Sixers fans should at least be happy he's shooting with the right hand .
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A group of al-Shabab gunmen killed 148 students during an attack on Garissa University in eastern Kenya on April 15, 2015. He emphasisied the need for the government to beef up security of students and staff at the campus.
Marca initially reported the fan dropped a knife before being stopped by police as he made his way toward Isco . It is true however that five people were arrested at the game after they ran on the pitch at full time.
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He's undergone three surgeries in an attempt to save it, he said at a news conference Monday, the Associated Press reported. A Cubs executive announced in September that safety netting would be expanded at Wrigley as well, according to local media.
Apple's been fitfully trying its sleek glossy hand at producing its own original video content, with very mixed results. Whether or not these new players will attract an audience will likely depend on content, not distribution mechanism.
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And Chrissy Teigen and husband John Legend just welcomed a new bulldog puppy, naming her Pepper , into their family. The final viable embryo that they had frozen will be the one implanted when they do decide to have another child.
Las Vegas hotel weighs fate of notorious 32nd floor suite
Millionaire OAP Paddock opened fire on 22,000 concert-goers from the 32nd floor of his Mandalay Bay hotel room last Sunday night. Last week, one of Paddock's friends revealed his girlfriend, Marilou Danley , seemed "very nervous and jittery" around him.
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