LIST OF 30 NOMINEES FOR THE 2017 BALLON D’OR
The list of Nominees for the 2017 Ballon d’Or award, was released by France Football Magazine, the organizers of the annual award.
The 30-man shortlist released on Monday 9TH October, 2017, for the 2017 Ballon d’Or has only two African players – Sadio Mane of Senegal and Liverpool FC and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Gabon and Borussia Dortmund.
Here is the full list of nominees:
Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid/Portugal)
Lionel Messi (Barcelona/Argentina)
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Borussia Dortmund/Gabon)
Luka Modric (Real Madrid/Croatia)