Neymar, Kante, Others Make Ballon d’Or Nominee List
PSG forward Neymar, and Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante, are among the first five names announced as nominees for the 2017 Ballon d’Or award.
The first 5 nominees for the 2017 Ballon d’Or France Football are; Neymar, Luka Modrić, Paulo Dybala, Marcelo, N’Golo Kanté
France Football will be releasing the full 30-man list in batches today. The next announcement is due at 12:00 (CET), with further confirmation of nominees coming at 14:00, 17:50, 18:35 and, finally, 19:15.
Player Team & Country
N’Golo Kante Chelsea & France
Neymar PSG & Brazil
Luka Modric Real Madrid & Croatia
Paulo Dybala Juventus & Argentina
Marcelo Real Madrid & Brazil