What is the FIFA Ballon d'Or award?



What is the FIFA Ballon d’Or award?

The award, created in 2011 by UEFA in partnership with European Sports Media (ESM) group, was initially aimed at reviving the European Footballer of the Year Award ( Ballon d’Or ), which was merged with the FIFA World Player of the Year Award in 2010 to become the FIFA Ballon d’Or. It also replaced the UEFA Club Footballer of the Year award.

What is the UEFA Player of the Year award?

The UEFA Men’s Player of the Year Award (previously known as the UEFA Best Player in Europe Award) is an association football award given to the footballer playing for a men’s football club in Europe that is considered the best in the previous season of both club and national team competition.

What are the UEFA Champions League Awards?

In addition to the overall titles of Men’s Player of the Year, Men’s Coach of the Year, Women’s Player of the Year, and Women’s Coach of the Year, UEFA also presents positional awards to the top goalkeeper, defender, midfielder and forward for each of the Men’s and Women’s Champions League competitions.

What is the latest revision to the UEFA Europa League Trophy?

This is the latest accepted revision, reviewed on 17 December 2021 . There are 2 pending revisions awaiting review. This article is about the men’s award. For the women’s award, see UEFA Women’s Player of the Year Award.