The FIFA Best Awards 2021 were conducted on Monday, 17 January 2022. Here are the full details of the award and prizes!.
Robert Lewandowski took home the prize for the Best Men’s Player Award for the second consecutive year, with Leo Messi and Mohammed Salah coming second and third respectively.
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German international Thomas Tuchel, who guided Chelsea to Champions League success last season, scooped the Best Men’s Coach Award.
Senegal and Chelsea goalkeeper Édouard Mendy won the Best Men’s Goalkeeper Award. Mendy however, did not make the Men’s XI, with Italy and Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma preferred.
Argentine and Sevilla attacker Erik Lamela won the Puskas Award for his outrageous rabona finish in the north London derby (during his time at Tottenham, England).
The Denmark national team won the FIFA Fair Play Award for their actions in helping save Christian Eriksen’s life after the midfielder collapsed on the pitch during the Euro 2020 tournament.
Cristiano Ronaldo (CR7) was given a Special Award for being the men’s international all-time top score.
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🇮🇹 Gianluigi Donnarumma
🇵🇹 Rúben Dias
🇮🇹 Leonardo Bonucci
🇦🇹 David Alaba
🇫🇷 N’Golo Kanté
🇧🇪 Kevin De Bruyne
🇦🇷 Lionel Messi
🇵🇱 Robert Lewandowski
🇳🇴 Erling Haaland
🇵🇹 Cristiano Ronaldo
The FIFA Best Awards 2021 in full
Best Fifa Men’s Player of the Year: Robert Lewandowski
Best Fifa Women’s Player of the Year: Alexia Putellas
Best Fifa Men’s Coach of the Year: Thomas Tuchel
Best Fifa Women’s Coach of the Year: Emma Hayes
Best Fifa Men’s Goalkeeper of the Year: Edouard Mendy
Best Fifa Women’s Goalkeeper of the Year: Christiane Endler
Best Fifa Special Award: Cristiano Ronaldo
Best Fifa Special Award: Christine Sinclair
Fifa Puskas Award: Erik Lamela
Fifa Fan Award: Denmark & Finland fans
Fifa Fair Play Award: Denmark national team/Danish medical team and coaching staff
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