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UEFA Announce 2016 Team Of The Year

UEFA have announced their Team of the Year for 2016, snubbing the likes of Neymar and Paul Pogba.

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The UEFA Team of the Year is decided by an online poll on UEFA's website, which allows supporters to vote for their best XI based on the players' overall performances in European club football and international competitions.

Real Madrid dominate the team with four players included, while FC Barcelona come in second with three of their players included in the XI.

There are no English Premier League-based players in the Team of the Year for the second straight season.

Read: CAF Announce Official 2016 Best African XI

Team of The Year:

Goalkeeper: Gianluigi Buffon (Juventus)

Defenders: Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid), Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus), Jerome Boateng (Bayern Munich), Gerard Pique (FC Barcelona)

Midfielders: Luka Modric (Real Madrid), Toni Kroos (Real Madrid), Andres Iniesta (FC Barcelona)

Forwards: Antoine Griezmann (Atletico Madrid), Lionel Messi (FC Barcelona), Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid)

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