FIFA The Best 2019: Messi for the best footballer, Klopp and Rapinoe won the award

FIFA Best Player 2019 - Messi, Ronaldo, van Dijk
FIFA Best Player 2019 - Messi, Ronaldo, van Dijk
FIFA Best Player 2019 – Messi, Ronaldo, van Dijk

Barcelona’s Lionel Messi has been voted the best football player (Men’s) at the Best Fifa Football Awards in Milan as Juventus’ Cristiano Ronaldo and Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk missed out on the top prize.

It is the sixth time Messi has been voted the world’s best, after his wins in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2015.

The 32-year-old Argentine helped Barcelona win La Liga and reach the semi-finals of the Champions League.

United States forward Megan Rapinoe won the best women’s player award.


The best Footballer (Men) – Lionel Messi

Messi’s performance for Barcelona-

Appearance- 58

Goals – 54

Assist -20

How footballers have been voted for the best footballer-Men

How Messi, Van Dijk, Ronaldo and Ramos voted for fellow footballers-

The best Men’s Coach – Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was awarded men’s coach of the year for 2019. Liver beat Tottenham 2-0 to raise the Champions league this year.

The Reds likewise finished second in the Premier League with 97 points – the third-highest tally recorded in the competition, ever.

Klopp was nominated for the award in addition to two other Premier League bosses – Manchester City’s Pep Guardiola and Tottenham’s Mauricio Pochettino.

While accepting the award for best manager, Klopp announced that he is joining the Common Goal initiative set up by Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata. It means the Reds boss will donate 1% of his salary to the charity, which pledges to “generate social change and improve lives”

How coaches for Men have been voted-

The best Footballer (Women) – Megan Rapinoe

Megan Rapinoe won the adidas Golden Ball and adidas Golden Boot at France 2019. She is striving with Lucy Bronze and Alex Morgan for The Best FIFA Women’s Player.

How footballers have been voted for the best footballer-Women

The best Women’s Coach – Jill Ellis

The best FIFA Women’s coach – Top 10 Ranking as per points.

The Best Award Winners – 2019