First time since 2010, neither Cristiano Ronaldo nor Lionel Messi will be finalists for UEFA Men’s Player of the Year.
On Wednesday, September 23, UEFA announced their three-man shortlist for the UEFA Men’s Player of the Year 2020 award.
Shockingly, for the first time since 2010 neither Messi nor Ronaldo were shortlisted for the ‘UEFA Men’s Player of the Year’.
This years shortlist for the UEFA Men’s Player of the Year 2020 award includes Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne, Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski and Manuel Neuer.
The three footballers had stellar seasons for their clubs, with Bayern Munich duo Robert Lewandowski and Manuel Neuer part of the German team that won a historic treble during 2020-21 season.
🌠 De Bruyne. Lewandowski. Neuer. 🌠
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