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Sports Ronaldo, Messi, 22 Others Shortlisted for 2017 FIFA Men's Player Award [FULL LIST]


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Cristiano Ronaldo will be hoping to be named Best FIFA Men's Player for the second year running after being included among the nominations for the 2017 award.


Real Madrid star Ronaldo, who won the inaugural award last year, is one of 24 players to have been nominated for the accolade.

The award, which covers the period of Nov. 20, 2016, to July 2, 2017, is voted for by national team coaches, captains, selected media and fans and will be handed out at the Best FIFA Football Awards ceremony on Oct. 23 in London.

Full list of Best FIFA Men's Player nominations:

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Borussia Dortmund, Gabon)

Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus/AC Milan, Italy)

Gianluigi Buffon (Juventus, Italy)

Dani Carvajal (Real Madrid, Spain)

Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid, Portugal)

Paulo Dybala (Juventus, Argentina)

Antoine Griezmann (Atletico Madrid, France)

Eden Hazard (Chelsea, Belgium)

Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Manchester United)

Andres Iniesta (Barcelona, Spain)

Harry Kane, (Tottenham, England)

N'Golo Kante (Chelsea, France)

Toni Kroos (Real Madrid, Germany)

Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich, Poland)

Marcelo (Real Madrid, Brazil)

Lionel Messi (Barcelona, Argentina)

Luka Modric (Real Madrid, Croatia)

Keylor Navas (Real Madrid, Costa Rica)

Manuel Neuer (Bayern Munich, Germany)

Neymar (Barcelona/Paris Saint-Germain, Brazil)

Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid, Spain)

Alexis Sanchez (Arsenal, Chile)

Luis Suarez (Barcelona, Uruguay)

Arturo Vidal (Bayern Munich, Chile)