FIFA Footballer of the Year
July 5, 2022
The FIFA World Player of the Year (FIFA World Player of the Year) award is awarded annually to the best footballer in the world in a vote by national team coaches. Each coach votes for three players who are awarded 5, 3 and 1 point respectively. The winner is the competitor with the most points. In 2004, apart from coaches, also national team captains and FIFPro representatives voted. The poll is conducted in the category of women (since 2001) and men (since 1991).