Here's what we know so far...
5-man Shortlist for Goalkeeper
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20-man Shortlist for Defenders
[full list here]
15-man Shortlist for Midfielders
Xabi Alonso (Spain / FC Bayern München)
Angel Di Maria (Argentina / Manchester United FC)
Cesc Fabregas (Spain / Chelsea FC)
Eden Hazard (Belgium / Chelsea FC)
Xavi Hernandez (Spain / FC Barcelona)
Andres Iniesta (Spain / FC Barcelona)
Toni Kroos (Germany / Real Madrid CF)
Luka Modric (Croatia / Real Madrid CF)
Mesut Oezil (Germany / Arsenal FC)
Andrea Pirlo (Italy / Juventus FC)
Paul Pogba (France / Juventus FC)
James Rodriguez (Colombia / Real Madrid CF)
Bastian Schweinsteiger (Germany / FC Bayern München)
Yaya Toure (Côte d’Ivoire / Manchester City FC)
Arturo Vidal (Chile / Juventus FC)
15-man Shortlist for Forwards (to be added on December 1)
They are fielding a 4-3-3 so that's one goalkeeper, four defenders, three midfielders, and three forwards. They will be voted by over 20,000 football players around the world.
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