England striker Harry Kane is among the nominations for FIFA Men’s Player 2018, while £198m Paris Saint-Germain winger Neymar does not make the shortlist.
Kane finished as the top scorer of the World Cup in Russia this summer, netting six times at the tournament.
The 24-year-old’s summer feats has confirmed his place on FIFA’s shortlist for Men’s Player of 2018, alongside the likes of Kylian Mbappe and Luka Modric.
Meanwhile, Kane’s international coach Gareth Southgate has been nominated for FIFA’s Coach of the Year.
Nominees: Cristiano Ronaldo, Kevin De Bruyne, Antoine Griezmann, Eden Hazard, Harry Kane, Kylian Mbappe, Lionel Messi, Luka Modric, Mohamed Salah, Raphael Varane who is the only defender on the List.