The results of the voting of national team leaders and coaches for the FIFA World Player of the Year award revealed many surprises, including one linked to Barcelona’s captain Lionel Messi.
Scaloni settled for choosing Messi as the second-best.
The voting results showed Argentine coach Lionel Scaloni his preference for Liverpool star Sadio Mane, as he put the Teranga Lion at the top of his vote for the best in the world, Lionel Messi fell to second place, and Neymar Jr. was chosen for third place.
For his part, Messi’s vote, who participated in the vote as captain of the Argentina national team, went to Neymar in the first place, Kylian Mbappe in second place, and Robert Lewandowski third place.
The award for the best in the world for 2020 was won by Bayern Munich star Robert Lewandowski, after defeating the historic soccer duo Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Lewandowski’s honor came as the culmination of an amazing year with the Bavarian, where he won a historic five-year championship, the German League, German Cup, and German Super Cup, as well as the European Champions League and European Super Cup.