2018 Ballon d’Or Nomination List – See Full List Of Nominees

If you follow football or even if you are one of those that watch the game once in a while. Then you will have heard of the Ballon d’Or. The prestigious award is one of the most widely recognized when it comes to rewarding players that have performed exceptionally in all competitions during a football year. With the year drawing to an end, this is the time the award comes up, and this year the 2018 Ballon d’Or Nomination List has been released.

The list has the names of players like Cristiano Ronaldo, the best FIFA player of the year – Luka Modric, Manchester United’s Paul Pogba, impressive goal stopper Thibaut courteous amongst many others. If Cristiano Ronaldo bags the award then it will be his sixth in eleven years.

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2018 Ballon d'Or Nomination List

There was also the release of the women category which features top names like Marta, Lindsay Horan, and Sam Kerr. We have all the manes for you, and you can check it out below.

Below is the full list of nominees for men’s and women’s Ballon d’Or award announced on Monday:

2018 Ballon d’Or Nomination List

2018 Ballon d'Or Nomination List

Player Country Club
Sergio Aguero Argentina Manchester City
Gareth Bale Wales Real Madrid
Alisson Becker Brazil Liverpool
Karim Benzema France Real Madrid
Edinson Cavani Uruguay Paris Saint-Germain
Thibaut Courtois Belgium Real Madrid
Cristiano Ronaldo Portugal Juventus
Kevin De Bruyne Belgium Manchester City
Roberto Firmino Brazil Liverpool
Diego Godin Uruguay Atletico Madrid
Antoine Griezmann France Atletico Madrid
Eden Hazard Belgium Chelsea
Isco Spain Real Madrid
Harry Kane England Tottenham
N’Golo Kante France Chelsea
Hugo Lloris France Tottenham
Sadio Mane Senegal Liverpool
Mario Mandzukic Croatia Juventus
Marcelo Brazil Real Madrid
Kylian Mbappe France Paris Saint-Germain
Lionel Messi Argentina Barcelona
Luka Modric Croatia Real Madrid
Neymar Brazil Paris Saint-Germain
Jan Oblak Slovenia Atletico Madrid
Paul Pogba France Manchester United
Ivan Rakitic Croatia Barcelona
Sergio Ramos Spain Real Madrid
Mohamed Salah Egypt Liverpool
Luis Suarez Uruguay Barcelona
Raphael Varane France Real Madrid

Female Category For 2018 Ballon d’Or Nomination List

  • Amandine Henry
  • Amel Majri
  • Wendie Renard
  • Dzsenifer Marozsan
  • Lucy Bronze
  • Ada Hegerberg
  • Saki Kumagai
  • Marta
  • Pernille Harder
  • Lindsey Horan
  • Fran Kirby
  • Sam Kerr
  • Lieke Martens
  • Megan Rapinoe
  • Christine Sinclair

Ballon d’Or 2018 Schedule Date & Time

France football having announced their 30 men shortlist for the Ballon d’Or, dates have also been set for the event.

Venue : Paris, France

Date: 3rd December, 2018

Time : TBA

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