Check out the UEFA 2018 Team of the Year #TeamOfTheYear nominees. You may be surprised who is in and not in the list.
Nominations by club are:
9 – Real Madrid
7 – Barcelona
6 – Liverpool, Atletico Madrid
4 – Juventus
3 – Manchester City, PSG
2 – Bayern Munich, Chelsea, Roma, Marseille, Tottenham
1 – Manchester United
— B/R Football (@brfootball) December 10, 2018
And for your information, Paul Pogba is the only Man United player that made the list. What does this say to you ?
— MailOnline Sport (@MailSport) December 11, 2018
Napoli are the other club with only one star included, with Kalidou Koulibaly – a reported target for United – making the list of 15 defenders.
Bayern Munich, Chelsea, Roma, Marseille and Tottenham each have two players, with Harry Kane and Hugo Lloris making the grade for Spurs.
Here is the full lists of players and goalkeepers:
Alisson, Hugo Lloris, Keylor Navas, Jan Oblak, Marc-Andre Ter Stegen
Virgil van Dijk, Raphael, Sergio Ramos, Marcelo, Diego Godin, Giorgio Chiellini, Samuel Umtiti, Jordi Alba, Kalidou Koulibaly, Kostas Manolas, Lucas Hernandez, Jose Maria Gimenez, Gerard Pique, Joshua Kimmich, John Stones
Luka Modric, N’Golo Kante, Kevin De Bruyne, James Milner, Casemiro, Isco, Toni Kroos, Paul Pogba, Ivan Rakitic, David Silva, Miralem Pjanic, Saul Níguez, Eden Hazard, Dimitri Payet, Florian Thauvin
Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Sadio Mane, Kylian Mbappe, Neymar, Antoine Griezmann, Harry Kane, Mohamed Salah, Roberto Firmino, Edin Dzeko, Robert Lewandowski, Paulo Dybala, Luis Suarez, Edinson Cavani, Gareth Bale