Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo (Juventus), the Argentine Lionel messi (Barcelona) and the Polish Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich) are the three finalists for The Best award of the FIFA 2020, whose winner will be known on the 17th, as announced by the organization on Friday.
In the female category the English will compete for the award Lucy Bronze (Olympique Lyonnais / Manchester City), the Danish Pernille Harder (Wolfsburg / Chelsea) and the French Wendie renard (Olympique Lyonnais).
FIFA also confirmed that The Best 2020 awards ceremony will be held as a virtual television show, broadcast from its headquarters in Zurich and will be hosted by former Dutch player Ruud Guillit and English journalist Reshmin Chowdhury.
Argentine Lionel Messi and American Megan Rapinoe they were the winners of the 2019 edition as best players.
In 2020, The Best will be the highest individual award in the world of football, breaking the usual dichotomy with the Ballon d'Or after the cancellation of the edition of the trophy awarded by France Football due to the coronavirus pandemic.