The chosen people for the Best FIFA Football Awards 2018 were reported on Monday and there were some striking names cut off from the off rundown.Twitter responds to Messi being scorned for FIFA Men s Player.
Legends Sol Campbell, Kelly Smith, Nwankwo Kanu and Peter Schmeichel reported the waitlist for the honor which remunerates and perceives players for their accomplishments in football.
The chosen people were considered over a time of one year from July 2017 to July 2018. This likewise incorporates their exhibitions at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
Among the prominent names missing from the rundown is Lionel Messi, who has not been incorporated for the Men’s Player of the Year grant without precedent for a long time.
150 – Lionel Messi has become the first player to reach 150 assists in La Liga in the 21st century. Magic. pic.twitter.com/d2QUOFIWPD
— OptaJose (@OptaJose) September 2, 2018
Fans normally had a great deal of considerations regarding the matter and took to Twitter to express them:
Stat leaders in LaLiga last season:
Most goals – Leo Messi
Most assists – Leo Messi
Most chances created – Leo Messi
Most dribbles – Leo Messi
Most MOTM awards – Leo Messi
Snubbed… ? pic.twitter.com/rqUEe8ij7e
— GiveMeSport (@GiveMeSport) September 3, 2018
Messi in La Liga last season:
-Most goals (best)
-Joint most assists (joint best)
-Most chances created (best)
-Most take-ons completed (best)
-Most through ball chances created (best)
But not even a top three nominee for FIFA’s BEST player award? A victim of his own greatness.
— Kloppholic (@Kloppholic) September 3, 2018
Call Me a Messi fanatic but he beats Modric and Salah hands down last season.. Goals and assists.. How did he not make the list..#FIFAFootballAwards
— ?Klaus??? (@Nick_k1aus) September 3, 2018
So Messi not nominated in FIFA Top 3 after winning a Domestic Double and Leading Scorer and Assists in his league.
As well as Top Scorer in the Top 5 European Leagues. ?????♂️.
— Bek #EnicOut Stefario (@SimplyStefario) September 3, 2018
If any other player had done what Messi did in the period, that player would have been nominated. Goals. Assists. Trophies. But he is Messi, he gets judged by a much higher standard. Flawed process! https://t.co/13a7oBotPu
— JJ. Omojuwa (@Omojuwa) September 3, 2018