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UEFA Announced UCL Squad Of The Season, Snub Neymar

UEFA have announced their official squad of the 2016/17 Champions League campaign, and snubbed the likes of Neymar and Dani Alves.

Click through the gallery to see UEFA's UCL Squad of the Season.

A coaching panel that included legendary Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson selected the 18-man squad of the season, but there was no space for Neymar, Alves or Luis Suarez.

In fact, Lionel Messi is the only FC Barcelona player who was selected for the side, which includes eight of Real Madrid's starting XI from the final on Saturday.

Cristiano Ronaldo is joined by Sergio Ramos, Luka Modric, Toni Kroos, Marcelo, Dani Carvajal, Isco and Casemiro.

Real's final opponents Juventus have just three representatives in Gianluigi Buffon, who lost his third final, as well as Leonardo Bonucci and Miralem Pjanic.

Jan Oblak, Diego Godin and Antoine Griezmann represent Atletico Madrid, while Monaco's Tiemoue Bakayoko and teenage sensation Kylian Mbappe, and Bayern Munich's Robert Lewandowski were also named in the squad.

Read: UEFA: 21 Best Players Who Have Not Won UCL

Ryan Giggs, Mircea Lucescu, Fabio Capello, Roy Hodgson, Peter Rudbaek, Mixu Paatelainen, Gines Melendez, Thomas Schaaf and Ioan Lupescu were the other UEFA technical observers on the coaching panel that selected the squad.

What do you make of UEFA's UCL Squad of the Season, and which snubbed players do you feel deserved to be in the selection? Let us know in the comments section below.

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