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Cristiano Ronaldo wins FIFA Best Footballer of the Year, Zidane, Giroud Wins
The much anticipated FIFA Best Award 2017 has come and gone but will remain one of it’s kind that saw winner’s win by a landslide.

Cristiano Ronaldo was named the FIFA Best Male Footballer of the year after leading Real Madrid to and Portugal to European glory respectively. Equaling Lionel Messi’s record of Five of such awards.

See how everyone who were involved in the voting process voted.

The Best FIFA Men’s Player 2017:

Cristiano Ronaldo: 43.16% of total votes
Lionel Messi: 19.25% of total votes
Neymar: 6.97% of total votes

The Best FIFA Women’s Player 2017:

Lieke Martens: 21.72% of total votes
Carli Lloyd: 16.28% of total votes
Deyna Castellanos: 11.69% of total votes

The Best FIFA Men’s Coach 2017:

Zinédine Zidane: 46.22% of total votes
Antonio Conte: 11.62% of total votes
Massimiliano Allegri: 8.78% of total votes

The Best FIFA Women’s Coach 2017

Sarina Wiegman: 36.24% of total votes
Nils Nielsen: 12.64% of total votes
Gérard Prêcheur: 9.37% of total votes

The goalkeeper award was voted for by a panel of FIFA Legends as follows:

The Best FIFA Goalkeeper 2017

Gianluigi Buffon: 42.42% of total votes
Manuel Neuer: 32.32% of total votes
Keylor Navas: 10.10% of total votes

See the details for the awards decided by public voting are below:

FIFA Puskás Award 2017:

Olivier Giroud: 36.17 % of total votes
Oscarine Masukule: 27.48 % of total votes
Deyna Castellanos: 20.47 % of total votes

FIFA Fan Award 2017:

Celtic Supporters: 55.92 % of total votes
Borussia Dortmund supporters: 36.20 % of total votes
FC Copenhagen supporters: 7.88 % of total votes.

The Best FIFPro XI:

Buffon (Juventus), Dani Alves (PSG), Leonardo Bonucci (AC Milan), Sergio Ramos, Marcelo (Real Madrid),
Luka Modric, Toni Kroos (Real Madrid), Andreas Iniesta (Barcelona), Neymar (PSG), Lionel Messi (Barcelona), Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid).

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Romelu Lukaku Leads Manchester United into FA Cup quarter-finals

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Romelu Lukaku Leads Manchester United into FA Cup quarter-finals

Manchester United has booked their place  in the FA Cup quarter-finals with a 2-0 win at Huddersfield on Saturday night.

It was more of a “Monkey working while the baboon eats” and a night of VAR controversy after Juan Mata’s goal was ruled out .

Romelu Lukaku found the back of the net  just three minutes after kick off and the second just after the break (55) – but it was Mata’s disallowed effort for which the game will be remembered for.

Romelu Lukaku Leads Manchester United into FA Cup quarter-finals

With VAR in use, Mata thought he had made it 2-0 just before half-time when breaking in behind and finishing past Jonas Lossl. However, after a big delay and confusion with the VAR pictures, Kevin Friend ruled out the goal as Mata’s knee was marginally offside despite the lines used by VAR not looking straight.

Huddersfield enjoyed plenty of possession and registered 19 shots on goal but United’s defence – marshalled by the excellent Chris Smalling – kept their eighth clean sheet from their last 10 matches.

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Red Hot Liverpool hands Porto a Heavy Defeat; Mane With a Hat-Trick

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Red Hot Liverpool hands Porto a Heavy Defeat; Mane With a Hat-Trick

Red Hot Liverpool hands Porto a Heavy Defeat; Mane With a Hat-Trick

A red hot Liverpool FC defeated FC Porto whom hasn’t lost a game in 24 matches in all competitions.

Sadio Mane scored a hat-trick to put Liverpool in full control after thrashing Porto 5-0 in Champions League last-16 tie after the first leg in Portugal.

Mane first found the back of the net after 25 minutes in a hugely one-sided clash when his shot squirmed underneath Jose Sa.

Red Hot Liverpool hands Porto a Heavy Defeat; Mane With a Hat-Trick

Mohamed Salah’s clever finish – his 30th goal of the season in all competitions – made it 2-0 shortly afterwards before Mane and Roberto Firmino both scored on the counter in the second half.

The return leg takes place at Anfield on March 6, but Liverpool’s progress now looks a formality and they may even rest players ahead of their clash with Manchester United later that week.

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UCL: Cristiano Ronaldo Inspired Real Madrid Beats PGS 3:1

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UCL: Cristiano Ronaldo Inspired Real Madrid Beats PGS 3:1

UCL: Cristiano Ronaldo Inspired Real Madrid Beats PGS 3:1

Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 100th and 101st Champions League goals for Real Madrid as they defeated PSG at the Bernabeu .

The Spanish giants came from behind to beat Paris Saint-Germain 3-1 in their last-16 first-leg tie on Wednesday evening.

Adrien Rabiot fired PSG ahead in the 33rd minute but Ronaldo equalised on the stroke of half-time from the penalty spot to become the first player to hit a century of goals for one team in Europe’s elite club competition.

PSG dominated the second half but were made to pay for not converting their chances as Ronaldo’s second (83) was followed by a third from Marcelo (86) to give the 12-time winners a healthy lead ahead of the return leg in Paris on March 6.

Full report to follow…

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