The Portuguese international Cristiano Ronaldo was elected for the 15th time to the men's team of the year, referring to 2020, voted by supporters on the official website of UEFA, announced today the governing body of European football.
In a list dominated by Bayern Munich, winner of the last edition of the Champions League, Ronaldo has the 'company' of Argentine Lionel Messi (FC Barcelona), who appears for the 12th time in the choices, and of Polish Robert Lewandowski, of the German emblem , named UEFA player of the year in 2020.
Since 2007, the captain of the Portuguese national team has always been elected to the best team of UEFA fans.
The 'eleven' is complete with Manuel Neuer (Bayern Munich), Joshua Kimmich (Bayern Munich), Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid), Virgil van Dijk (Liverpool), Alphonso Davies (Bayern Munich)), Thiago Alcântara (Bayern Munich / Liverpool) ), Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City) and Neymar (Paris Saint-Germain).
The 50 nominees were selected by the UEFA editorial team based on the players' performance in European competitions and national championships between January December 2020.