On Monday 17 January, The Best FIFA Football Awards™ 2021 will be presented in Zurich.
The cream of football will be crowned at the Home of FIFA in Zurich from 19:00 CET
Well-known presenters Reshmin Chowdhury and Jermaine Jenas will oversee proceedings at The Best FIFA Football Awards as the footballing world’s biggest names are recognised for their achievements over the past season.
Which players will make the World 11?
The goalkeeper, three defenders, three midfielders and three forwards who received the most votes in their position will be selected for the World 11. The remaining spot in the World 11 will be assigned to the remaining outfield player with the next highest number of votes.
FIFA and FIFPRO will announce the 2021 Men’s and Women’s World 11 on Monday 17 January 2022 during the ceremony.
OFFICIAL: The Denmark National Team, Staff and Medical Team have been awarded the FIFA Fair Play Award for their actions during Euro 2020 as Christian Eriksen suffered from a cardiac arrest.
OFFICIAL: Christine Sinclair has been recognised with a special award for breaking the all-time international goal-scoring record.
OFFICIAL: Christiane Endler has been named The Best Women’s Goalkeeper for 2021.
OFFICIAL: Édouard Mendy has been named The Best Men’s Goalkeeper for 2021.
OFFICIAL: Érik Lamela has won the 2021 FIFA Puskás Award for his Rabona against Arsenal.
OFFICIAL: Emma Hayes has been named The Best Women’s Coach for 2021.
OFFICIAL: Thomas Tuchel has been named The Best Men’s Coach for 2021.
OFFICIAL: Alexia Putellas has been named The Best Women’s Player for 2021.
OFFICIAL: Robert Lewandowski has been named The Best Men’s Player for 2021.
OFFICIAL: Cristiano Ronaldo has been presented with a FIFA Special Award for becoming the all-time top-scorer in men’s international football.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have been named in each of the last 15 World11 teams, a joint record number of appearances.
From 2007 to 2021.
Thomas Tuchel has been in charge of Chelsea for 356 days:
◉ 65 games
◉ 39 wins
◉ The Best Men’s Coach
◉ UEFA Men’s Coach of the Year
◉ German Manager of the Year
And he has a League Cup final coming up.
Édouard Mendy in the league and UCL since the start of the 2020/21 season:
◉ 69 games
◉ 46 goals conceded
◉ 37 clean sheets
◎ Champions League winner
◎ UEFA GK of the season
◎ The Best Men’s GK
In 2021, Emma Hayes became the first Chelsea manager to win a domestic treble:
Robert Lewandowski has scored 116 goals in 103 games for club & country since the start of 2020.
TheBest Men’s Player in back-to-back years.
In September, Cristiano Ronaldo broke the men’s record for most international goals.
He was honored with a special award at The Best FIFA ceremony
The FIFA FIFPro Men’s World XI
Four of the last five Puskás Award winners have been scored by Premier League players:
◉ 2017: Olivier Giroud
◉ 2018: Mohamed Salah
◉ 2020: Son Heung-min
◉ 2021: Érik Lamela