The soccer equal of the Oscars swept into London on Tuesday as the primary ever FIFpro awards have been introduced in entrance of famend stars from the worlds of sport, music, display screen and even our very personal Marc Duffy (however the legality of how the ticket was acquire continues to be beneath suspicion!)
ข่าว ฟุตบอลยุโรป , Over 38,000 gamers from 40 nations representing FIFpro have been concerned in voting, with 55 gamers quick listed in the long run. After an evening of nice leisure, together with awards for Ronaldinho (world participant of 12 months), Wayne Rooney (younger participant of the 12 months) and Cristiano Ronaldo (younger participant of the 12 months as voted by followers) the World XI was introduced as:
GK: NELSON DIDA (Brazil/AC Milan
DF: CAFU (Brazil/AC Milan
DF: ALESSANDRO NESTA (Italy/AC Milan
DF: JOHN TERRY (England/Chelsea)
DF: PAOLO MALDINI (Italy/AC Milan
MF: RONALDINHO (Brazil/Barcelona
MF: FRANK LAMPARD (England/Chelsea)
MF: CLAUDE MAKELELE (France/Chelsea)
MF: ZINEDINE ZIDANE (France/Chelsea
FC: SAMUEL ETO’O (Cameroon/Barcelona)
FC: ANDREI SHEVCHENKO (Ukraine/AC Milan
However actually will we care in regards to the ‘official’ staff? A staff that has that has 5 gamers over 30, with a mixed age of 168? A staff with a sure Zinedine Zidane, who in reality, had an strange season for Actual Madrid? In fact we do not as a result of there’s just one ‘official’ staff that issues and that is the Bootroom XI, voted by you, the SI public. So with out additional ado in affiliation with Sports activities Interactive The Bootroom proudly presents YOUR World XI.
Word: The gamers in every place have been listed in ascending order i.e. Terry was essentially the most voted for defender
GK- PETR CECH (Czech Republic/Chelsea): One of the best goalie within the Premiership, if not the world. In his first season in England not solely did he choose up his first championship medal, Cech additionally set a run of 1024 minutes with out conceding a objective, a brand new English prime flight report. Fewest objectives conceded and most clear sheets final season not solely received him the Barclays Golden Gloves for ’04/’05 but in addition the primary shirt in you World XI.
DF- JOHN TERRY (England/Chelsea): José Mourinho has dubbed him ‘the very best centre-back on this planet’ and who might argue? After lifting each the League Cup and Premiership title, world class show on the again noticed Terry additionally Voted Participant of the Yr by his fellow professionals. England’s defeat to Northern Eire simply proved how a lot the England protection missed Terry’s management and group, including extra declare that he’s the very best centre-back on this planet.
DF- CARLES PUYOL SAFORCADA (Spain/Barcelona): On the 2nd October 1999 Puyol made his first staff debut, and ever since then has made the proper facet of protection his personal. A participant that at all times offers his all, this season has seen Puyol linked to a transfer to the Premiership with each Manchester United and Arsenal the main candidates. Solely 27, Puyol is coming into his prime which might see him, at some point lead each membership and nation.
DF- ALESSANDRO NESTA (Italy/AC Milan): One of many 5 gamers that seems in each the FIFpro and The Bootroom World XI. Capped over 60 instances for his nation Nesta is a typical Italian defender, exhausting to get move and comfy on the ball. In his first season with AC Milan he received the Coppa Italia, Champions League and European Tremendous Cup and was very unfortunate to gather a runners up medal within the defeat to Liverpool
DF- GABRIEL HEINZE (Argentina/Manchester United): A £6.9 million signing from PSG, Heinze received over each followers and pundits along with his powerful tackling and 100% dedication to the duty. Choosing up the Followers participant of the 12 months for United a nasty damage towards Villarreal, sees the left-back out for the remainder of the season, an enormous blow for Alex Ferguson’s staff.
MF- RONALDINHO (Brazil/Barcelona): The third participant to be voted in each the FIFpro and Bootroom World XI. What are you able to say about Ronaldo de Assis Moreira that hasn’t been stated? A 27 million Euro signing from PSG, the little Brazilian has tricked his method via the very best defenses in La Liga and on the Worldwide stage. Ronaldinho can sit his FIFpro world participant of the 12 months award subsequent to his FIFA world participant of the 12 months award and his La Liga Championship medal, each received final 12 months.
MF- STEVEN GERRARD (England/Liverpool): Gerrard assist carry Liverpool’s fifth European Cup with an inspirational efficiency in Istanbul final season and that is why he is been picked in your World XI. With almost 300 video games beneath his belt for Liverpool Gerrard has lifted the League cup (twice), FA Cup and UEFA Cup in his seven years within the first staff. A driving power for Liverpool, when Gerrard is on prime of his sport he’s fairly unstoppable.