World XI: fifteen front preselected

FIFPro, the world players union, is proud to announce today together with FIFA fifteen front shortlisted for World XI (World XI) FIFA FIFPro 2014 as part of the pre-selection of 55 players. The three winners of last year as part of the screening, while two other players return to it.

The FIFA FIFPro World XI is a team selected by the players, for players.

Tens of thousands of professional players from around the world cast their votes. FIFPro invite these players to choose a goalkeeper, four defenders, three forwards and three forwards who - in his opinion - are the best in their respective positions during 2014.

Shortlisted front

Player (country of origin, current club)

Sergio Aguero (Argentina, Manchester City FC)
Gareth Bale (Wales, Real Madrid CF)
Karim Benzema (France, Real Madrid CF)
Diego Costa (Spain, Chelsea FC)
Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal, Real Madrid CF)
Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Sweden, Paris Saint-Germain FC)
Robert Lewandowski (Poland, Bayern Munich)
Lionel Messi (Argentina, FC Barcelona)
Thomas Müller (Germany, Bayern Munich)
Neymar (Brazil, FC Barcelona)
Marco Reus (Germany, Borussia Dortmund)
Franck Ribery (France, Bayern Munich)
Arjen Robben (Netherlands, Bayern Munich)
Wayne Rooney (England, Manchester United FC)
Luis Suárez (Uruguay, FC Barcelona)