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UEFA Announce Official 2017 Team Of The Year, Neymar Snubbed

UEFA Announce Official 2017 Team Of The Year, Neymar Snubbed

By David Kappel - Jan 11, 2018 01:20 PM @kappilinho

UEFA have announced their official 2017 Team of the Year, but Neymar did not make the cut.

Click through the gallery above to see UEFA's 2017 Team of the Year.

European football's governing body announced its annual Team of the Year on Thursday, after almost 8.8 million votes were cast by users on UEFA's official website.

Gianluigi Buffon was voted as the preferred goalkeeper, receiving 41.8% of the votes in his position.

Sergio Ramos was the most selected player overall, being chosen in 73.7% of the voters' teams, followed by his teammate Marcelo, who appeared in 70% of the best XIs.

The defence is completed by Dani Alves, who received 42.7%, and Giorgio Chiellini with 37.1%.

In midfield, Kevin De Bruyne received the most votes with 52.2%, accompanied by Real duo Luka Modric, who got 48.5%, and Toni Kroos with 43.3%.

Lionel Messi was, with 59.8%, the most selected forward, followed by Cristiano Ronaldo with 55.7%, and, somewhat surprisingly, Eden Hazard with 38%.

Read: Neymar Rated World's Most Valuable Star, Ronaldo Drops To 49th

Los Blancos have the most players, five, in UEFA's Team of the Year, followed by Juventus with two of their stars, while Paris Saint-Germain, FC Barcelona, Manchester City and Chelsea have one representative each.

What do you make of UEFA's 2017 Team of the Year? Have your say in the comments section below.


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G.I Joz Joined: 15 Jan 2018
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G.I Joz Jan 15, 2018 03:08 PM
They all deserved to be in their respective spots!! @UEFATEAMOF2017
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G.I Joz Jan 15, 2018 02:06 PM
Golden boot goes to.....@EdiCavani!!!And this will shut all the critics about him nor his future.
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G.I Joz Jan 15, 2018 02:05 PM
Golden boot goes to.....@EdiCavani!!!And this will shut all the critics about him nor his future.
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G.I Joz Jan 15, 2018 02:04 PM
Golden boot goes to.....@EdiCavani!!!And this will shut all the critics about him nor his future.
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G.I Joz Jan 15, 2018 02:04 PM
Golden boot goes to.....@EdiCavani!!!And this will shut all the critics about him nor his future.
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G.I Joz Jan 15, 2018 02:03 PM
Golden boot goes to.....@EdiCavani!!!And this will shut all the critics about him nor his future.
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Phafoli Joined: 31 May 2016
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Phafoli Jan 13, 2018 09:42 AM
This team is not fair, Kane is not included and I wonder how?
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Pirates_999 Jan 12, 2018 11:17 AM
Kane and Neymar deserve to be in this team
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blackmeteor Jan 11, 2018 06:17 PM
How can they leave out the Hollywood Diva?
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dlaminincamiso9 Jan 11, 2018 03:32 PM
South American players are not shown enough respect in Europe, how can you leave Neymar for Hazard? Anyway, enjoy your football Neyi and leave politics to politicians
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Lekgowa28092017 Jan 11, 2018 03:22 PM
gud cal
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Mfanakamdala Joined: 15 Aug 2016
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Mfanakamdala Jan 11, 2018 02:46 PM
Neimer in place of Hazard
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nazzi the second Joined: 23 Oct 2017
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nazzi the second Jan 11, 2018 02:25 PM
how was hazard any beter than nymar, at which point was this
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sabza92 Joined: 03 Mar 2014
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sabza92 Jan 11, 2018 01:39 PM
Hazard and Kane who was the best?
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besttriomsn@gmail.com Jan 11, 2018 01:27 PM
Messi got more votes than Penaldo

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