FIFA Snubs Suarez, Pogba, Announces 2017 World Team Of The Year


FIFA have announced the official 2017 World XI, but with likes of Paul Pogba and Luis Suarez nowhere to be found in the list.

Football’s world governing body collaborated with the International Federation of Professional Footballers (FIFPro) to get more than 24 000 professional players to vote for their peers.

Real Madrid once again dominates the team after becoming the first side to defend the UEFA Champions League title.

Here is the official FIFA FIFPro World XI:

Goalkeeper: Gianluigi Buffon (Juventus)

Defenders: Dani Alves (Juventus), Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus), Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid), Marcelo (Real Madrid)

Midfielders: Andres Iniesta (FC Barcelona), Luka Modric (Real Madrid), Toni Kroos (Real Madrid)

Forwards: Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid), Lionel Messi (FC Barcelona), Neymar (FC Barcelona & PSG)

Note: The selection is based on performances in the 2016/17 season.

Who would you select for your personal World XI? Have your say in the comments section below.

 

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