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FIFA World Coach Of The Year Revealed

FIFA have officially announced the 2016 Coach of the Year, as well as the winner of the Puskas Award after Hlompho Kekana's wonder strike did not make the final three.

Click through the gallery to see an overview of the other FIFA awards.

Leicester City coach Claudio Ranieri beat Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane and Portugal's Fernando Santos to the Coach of the Year award, while Silvia Neid claimed the Women's Coach of the Year award.

Carli Lloyd was named FIFA's Best Woman's Player of the Year and Mohd Faiz Subri (Penang FA) won the FIFA Puskas Award – the prize Mamelodi Sundowns star Kekana was on the 10-nominee shortlist for, but the South African did not make the final three goals.

Here is an overview of all FIFA awards, as handed out in Zurich on Monday:

Men's Coach of the Year

Claudio Ranieri (Leicester City)

Women's Coach of the Year

Silvia Neid (Germany)

Women's Player of the Year

Carli Lloyd (USA)

FIFA Fair Play Award

Atletico Nacional for handing Chapecoense the Copa Libertadores title after only three of their traveling players survived a tragic plane crash on 28 November.

FIFA Fan Award

Borussia Dortmund-Liverpool supporters

Puskas Award

Mohd Faiz Subri (Penang FA)

FIFA Outstanding Career Award

Falcao (Brazilian futsal player)

Soccer Laduma’s Joe Crann will be at The Best FIFA Football Awards in Zurich on Monday, courtesy of

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