Luka Modric, last season with Real Madrid for the third year in a row eindlaureaat in the Champions League and with Croatia losing finalist at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in Russia on Thursday on the sidelines of the draw of the Champions League and elected best player of the past season.
The 32-year-old Modric won in the election of his former Real team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo (now Juventus) and Mo Salah (Liverpool). CR7 was voted best attacker, Modric was previously with the trophy for the best midfielder to get. With Kevin De Bruyne (seventh) and Eden Hazard (ninth) ended two Belgians in the top ten.
CR7 conquered at the end of last season with Real Madrid for the third time in a row, the Champions League, are fifth cup with the big ears in total. In addition, the Portuguese also, for the sixth time topschutter on the kampioenenbal. Afterwards he found, in the group stage at the world cup four times, the path to purpose: with three matches he won against Spain personally a 3-3 tie out of the fire and against Morocco, he was the only hit of the contest. The Portuguese came to the world CHAMPIONSHIP in the eighth-finals to an end prematurely against Uruguay, after which he left the Madrid ticket office to ring with a much-debated transfer to Juventus. For Ronaldo proved it all not sufficient to make the trophy for the third time in a row to win, after 2014, 2016 and 2017. The Portuguese then sent his cat to the gala in Monaco.
The absolute star of the world cup finals was his former Real team-mate Luka Modric, with the Croatia surprisingly reached the finals. After the defeat against France was the attacking midfielder was elected Player of the tournament for Eden Hazard. Mohamed Salah was last season, then again the player of the second half with an improbable number of goals for Liverpool. At the world cup was the only injury returned Salah still good for two goals for Egypt, that the tournament puntenloos had to leave. Lionel Messi came no further than the fifth place.
The winner was identified by 80 coaches from clubs who last season took part in the groepsfases of the Champions League (32) and Europa League (48), and 55 journalists.
Courtois-competitor Navas was voted best goalkeeper
Real-goalie Keylor Navas is on Thursday in Monaco on the sidelines of the draw of the Champions League and been voted Goalkeeper of the season 2017-2018.
The Costa Rican was Alisson Becker (Liverpool, last season AS Roma) and Gianluigi Buffon (PSG, last season, Juventus). Thibaut Courtois, this season, Navas’ competitor, Real, ended with the goalies on the fifth place. The winner was identified by 80 coaches from clubs who last season took part in the groepsfases of the Champions League (32) and Europa League (48), and 55 journalists.
The award for best midfielder was for Luka Modric. Sergio Ramos was the best defender and Cristiano Ronaldo the best attacker. Former professional footballer David Beckham received the President’s Award presented for his merit in football.