Luka Modric named World Best Player after beating Former Real Madrid Player, C. Ronaldo and Liverpool’s prodigy, salah to it.
Luka Modric plays as a midfielder for Real Madrid and is the captain of the Croatia National team. The midfielder was instrumental in the team reaching the 2018 world cup final for the first time. The team was undone by France with the game ending 4-2.
Modric winning it means that Ronaldo remains tie with messi. Both have won the award five times.
Peru fans got their hands on the Fifa Fan Award after many thousands witnessed the occassion.
Didier Deschamps was named best coach for guiding his young team to the final of the2018 world cup.
Marta of Brazil and Orlando Pride walked away with the best female award.
Salah for his genius last season won the Puskas award for the best goal. The goal against everton at anfield was highlighted as the best.
Chelsea’s Thibaut Courtois won Best fifa goalkeeper after keeping an impressive showing with the Belgium side at the world cup. The team came 3rd after brushing England aside.
Reynald Pedros, former footballer who played as a midfielder and now Lyons women team, Olympique Lyonnais Feminin won Best FIFA Women’s Coach.
Luka Modric’s interview, “I am happy that other players have been recognised. Others deserved to win it before but they could not do it. The goals are important especially from players like C. Ronaldo and messi.
They are separate from this world. They are the two main players in this world. But other players have to be recognised when they have a good year. I am happy it happened this way and i hope it happens in the future with our midfielders and defenders”