BREAKING NEWS: Luka Modric Wins FIFA Best Player of The Year AwardSunday Akinseye September 24, 2018 0 COMMENTS
Latest report gotten from FIFA has confirmed Luka Modric as the new winner of the 2018 FIFA Best Player of the Year Award.
The award was announced by FIFA president, Gianni Infantino.
Nominees in the category included Cristiano Ronaldo and Mo Salah.
Mohamed Salah also wins FIFA Puskas Award for best goal
Liverpool and Egypt forward Mohamed Salah has won the FIFA Puskas Award for the best goal scored.
He was presented with the award for the best goal scored between July 2017 and July 2018 during The Best FIFA Football Awards ceremony, on Monday, in London.
The award for the Liverpool star came as a surprise to many, with Gareth Bale heavily tipped to win the prize following his acrobatic overhead kick that gave Real Madrid the lead in last seasons Champions League final.
The Egyptian also had strong competition from Cristiano Ronaldo for his impressive finish against current club Juventus in April, a goal that was awarded UEFA goal of the season.
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