Ronaldo behind Messi and 3 more Man United players in: Goal reveals top 50 players for 2021
Popular outlet Goal has published its ranking of the top 50 players of the year. The final list is determined by the fans, and here’s what the top-10 looks like.
1. Leo Messi
2. Cristiano Ronaldo
3. Robert Lewandowski
4. Mohamed Salah
5. Kylian Mbappe
6. Erling Haaland
7. Karim Benzema
8. N’Golo Kante
9. Kevin De Bruyne
There are three more Man United players on the list:
14. Bruno Fernandes
16. Paul Pogba
43. Luke Shaw
As the final rankings are determined by votes from fans all over the world, some picks are unusual, to say the least.
For example, Hulk is 47th and Mohamed Sherif is 49th, even though they are playing for Atletico Mineiro and Al Ahly, respectively.
Finally, Takefusa Kubo, Real Madrid’s loanee at Mallorca, is 50th, even though he’s yet to have a big breakthrough