Neymar And MBappe Left Out Of UCL Awards Shortlist
Neymar and Kylian Mbappe have missed out on the shortlist for UEFA’s awards for the best player in each position in the Champions League
The Brazil star, who completed his world-record €222million move from Barcelona on Thursday, has been beaten to a place among the final three nominees for best forward by Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Paulo Dybala.
Monaco sensation Mbappe came fourth in the voting, ahead of Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski in fifth and Neymar in sixth.
Champions League winners Real Madrid dominate the shortlist, with six players making up the final 12 nominees.