The list of 12 people came down to three. FIFA today announced the names of the top three nominees in the boys category of the 2023 FIFA Player of the Year Awards ‘FIFA The Best 2023’. In other words, on October 30, another award for the best footballer of the year – France Football magazine’s “Ballon d’or” list of the best three has been created as if it were “copy-pasted” the best three of FIFA’s best players of the year.
Who are the top three nominees in boys soccer, who needs to be told separately? Who again – Lionel Messi, Arling Holland and Kylian Mbappe!
This time the period being taken into consideration in the case of boys in the best of the year election is – 19 December 2022 to 20 August 2023. Incidentally, Messi was the best of the year in 2022. The award of service was taken into consideration till the day of the World Cup Final i.e. till 18th December 2022.
This time, a panel of experts made a list of 12 candidates based on the performance of the scheduled time as per normal rules. From there, the top three were voted on by FIFA member countries’ boys’ team coaches, captains, nominated journalists and online fans. It is another month to know who is the best among these three. FIFA will name the best of the year in London on January 15.
In addition to the boys, FIFA also announced the names of the top three nominees for the player of the year in the girls category – Spain and Barcelona’s Aitana Bonamati, Colombia and Real Madrid’s Linda Caicedo and Spain and Pachuca’s forward Jennifer Hermoso.