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Between the ranking of the Ballon d’Or and that unveiled by the famous English daily The Guardian this Friday, it’s a bit of a game of musical chairs. Robert Lewandowski is the best player of the year 2021 according to them, ahead of Lionel Messi. But the biggest surprise is undoubtedly the identity of the third. With a visible influence since it is Mohamed Salah who is crowned third best player of the year.
Karim Benzema, once again, sees the podium shying away from him despite his grandiose season with Real Madrid. First French, he is ahead of Kylian Mbappé sixth while N’Golo Kanté, fifth in the Ballon d’Or, is pushed back to ninth place! Note that Neymar, the star of PSG, is him thirteenth.
The Top 10 of the year 2021 according to The Guardian
- Robert Lewandowski
- Lionel Messi
- Mohamed Salah
- Karim Benzema
- Kylian Mbappé
- Erling Haaland
- Cristiano Ronaldo
- N’Golo Kanté
- Kevin De Bruyne
The 100 best male footballers in the world 2021 – top 10 revealed https://t.co/X0scfvr75i
— Guardian sport (@guardian_sport) December 24, 2021
A few weeks after the Ballon d’Or ranking, the English daily The Guardian unveiled its top 10 players of the year 2021. And Lionel Messi, who received the France Football trophy, does not finish first!