FIFA has defined the list of the football players who are claiming for entering national team 2016 of the best football players. The press service of the organization reports about it.
The national team of the year will have 11 football players: goalkeeper, four defenders, three midfielders and three forwarders. More than 25 000 professional football players from 75 countries will take part in voting. Besides Lionel Messi (“Barcelona”), Cristiano Ronaldo (“Real”) and Neymar (“Barcelona", also Gianluigi Buffon (“Juventus”), Philipp Lahm (“Bavaria”) and Sergio Aguero (“Manchester City”) have been included into a short list of 55 candidates.