FIFA Men’s Football Awards Winners:
Football is considered to be the most favorite sport in the world. FIFA World Cup Football is one of the most liked tournaments in the world. Similarly, FIFA Best Player of the Year is also considered to be the most prestigious award for this game.
Lionel Messi has been selected for the record 6th time for the prestigious FIFA Best Player of the Year 2019.
The FIFA Best Player of the Year Award was instituted in 1991. It is given annually by the sport’s governing body, FIFA. The award was continued as FIFA Best Player of the Year until 2009, but the men’s award was included in the 2010 FIFA ‘Ballon d’Or’ award, while the women’s award remained separate until 2015. Was From the year 2016 onwards, the men’s award was again known as the FIFA Best Player of the Year Award.
The list of FIFA Best Male Player of the Year Award winners is as follows;
Players. Country. Year
1.Lothar Matheus Germany 1991
2.Marco van Basten Netherlands 1992
3. Roberto Beggio. Italy 1993
4. Romario. Brazil 1994
5. George Weh Liberia 1995
6. Ronaldo. Brazil 1996
7. Ronaldo Brazil 1997
8. Zinedine Zidan France 1998
9. Ronaldo Brazil 1999
10. Zinedine Zidan France 2000
11. Louise Figo Portugal 2001
12. Oliver Kahn Germany 2002
13. Zinedine Zidan France 2003
14. Ronaldinho Brazil 2004
15. Ronaldinho Brazil 2005
16. Fabio Cannavaro Italy 2006
17. Kaka. Brazil. 2007
18. Cristiano Ronaldo Portugal 2008
19. Lionel Messi Argentina 2009
FIFA Ballon d’Or
1. Lionel Messi Argentina 2010
2. Lionel Messi Argentina 2011
3. Lionel Messi Argentina 2012
4. Cristiano Ronaldo Portugal
5.Cristiano Ronaldo Portugal
6. Lionel Messi Argentina 2015
Best fifa male player
1. Cristiano Ronaldo Portugal 2016
2. Cristiano Ronaldo Portugal 2017
3. Luka Mordic Croatia 2018
4. Lionel Messi Argentina 2019
Let us know some interesting facts about the FIFA Best Player of the Year award.
1. The youngest player (20 years) to receive FIFA Best Player of the Year is Ronaldo of Brazil.
2. The youngest (20 years) female player to win the FIFA Best Player of the Year award is Marta V Silva, who has won this award five times.
3. Lionel Messi (Argentina) has won the FIFA Best Player of the Year Award 2019 for the 6th time.
4. 5 Brazilian players have won 8 FIFA Best Player of the Year awards so far.
5. Barcelona is the most successful club whose 5 players have won 6 FIFA Best Player of the Year awards so far.