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The Best FIFA football awards 2023: Date, time, nominees, live stream & how to vote. The complete guide to The Best FIFA football awards 2022, including where to watch, nominees and more, Who was the best footballer in the world in 2022? We will soon find out, with FIFA’s The Best awards 2023
The complete guide to The Best FIFA football awards 2022, including where to watch, nominees and more
Who was the best footballer in the world in 2022? We will soon find out, with FIFA’s The Best awards set to be handed out in February. The nominees in each category have been announced and there are plenty of players who will feel they performed well enough to merit recognition.
Awards for the best coaches, goalkeepers and fans will be given out too, with the Puskas Award – acknowledging the best goal scored in the last year – also in the spotlight.
So when are The Best FIFA football awards for 2022 being announced, who are the nominees and where can you watch it all? GOAL brings you everything you need to know.
When are The Best FIFA football awards 2022?
The Best FIFA football awards 2022 will be presented on February 27, 2023.
The start time of the event will be confirmed at a later date, but it is expected to begin in the evening. Last year, the 2021 awards kicked off at 6pm GMT (1pm ET).
Where to watch The Best FIFA football awards 2022
FIFA’s official YouTube channel will be streaming The Best FIFA football awards 2022 live.
The Best FIFA Men’s Player 2022 nominees
PlayerClub(s)National teamJulian AlvarezRiver Plate / Man CityArgentinaJude BellinghamBorussia DortmundEnglandKarim BenzemaReal MadridFranceKevin De BruyneMan CityBelgiumErling HaalandBorussia Dortmund / Man CityNorwayAchraf HakimiPSGMoroccoRobert LewandowskiBayern Munich / BarcelonaPolandSadio ManeLiverpool / Bayern MunichSenegalKylian MbappePSGFranceLionel MessiPSGArgentinaLuka ModricReal MadridCroatiaNeymarPSGBrazilMohamed SalahLiverpoolEgyptVinicius JrReal MadridBrazil
Lionel Messi leads the nominees for The Best Men’s Player, with the likes of Kylian Mbappe, Erling Haaland and Neymar among the shortlist of stars in the running for the accolade.
Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo, who joined Al-Nassr in early 2023, has not made the cut, but Robert Lewandowski, who won the previous two awards, has been included.
You can see the full list of nominees, which will be reduced to three finalists in February, above.
The Best FIFA Women’s Player 2022 nominees
PlayerClub(s)National teamAitana BonmatiBarcelonaSpainDebinhaNorth Carolina CourageBrazilJessie FlemingChelseaCanadaAda HegerbergLyonNorwaySam KerrChelseaAustraliaBeth MeadArsenalEnglandVivianne MiedemaArsenalNetherlandsAlex MorganOrlando Pride / San Diego WaveUSWNTLena OberdorfWolfsburgGermanyAlexandra PoppWolfsburgGermanyAlexia PutellasBarcelonaSpainWendie RenardLyonFranceKeira WalshMan City / BarcelonaEnglandLeah WilliamsonArsenalEngland
A number of England’s Euro 2022-winning stars are in the running for The Best Women’s Player 2022 award, with Beth Mead and Leah Williamson nominated alongside the likes of Barcelona’s Alexia Putellas and Lyon’s Ada Hegerberg.
The Best FIFA Men’s Coach 2022 nominees
CoachTeamNationalityCarlo AncelottiReal MadridItalianDidier DeschampsFranceFrenchPep GuardiolaMan CitySpanishWalid RegraguiWydad AC / MoroccoMoroccanLionel ScaloniArgentinaArgentinian
World Cup-winning Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni finds himself up against heavy hitters such as Pep Guardiola and Carlo Ancelotti for The Best Men’s Coach award. Didier Deschamps is included, as is Walid Regragui after he guided Morocco to their best-ever World Cup performance.
The Best FIFA Women’s Coach 2022 nominees
CoachTeamNationalitySonia BompastorLyonFrenchEmma HayesChelseaEnglishBev PriestmanCanadaEnglishPia SundhageBrazilSwedishMartina Voss-TecklenburgGermanyGermanSarina WiegmanEnglandDutch
Sarina Wiegman has earned a nomination for The Best Women’s Coach award 2022 after guiding England to European Championship glory last summer. Wiegman is up against the likes of Chelsea boss Emma Hayes and Lyon head coach Sonia Bompastor.
The Best FIFA Men’s Goalkeeper 2022 nominees
PlayerClub(s)National teamAlissonLiverpoolBrazilYassine BounouSevillaMoroccoThibaut CourtoisReal MadridBelgiumEdersonMan CityBrazilEmiliano MartinezAston VillaArgentina
The five players nominated for The Best Men’s Goalkeeper award are: Alisson, Yassine Bounou, Thibaut Courtois, Ederson and Emiliano Martinez.
The Best FIFA Women’s Goalkeeper 2022 nominees
PlayerClub(s)National teamAnn-Katrin BergerChelseaGermanyMary EarpsMan UtdEnglandChristiane EndlerLyonChileMerle FrohmsEintracht Frankfurt / WolfsburgGermanyAlyssa NaeherChicago Red StarsUSWNTSandra Panos Garcia-VillamilBarcelonaSpain
Chelsea shot-stopper Ann-Katrin Berger and Manchester United’s Mary Earps are among the nominees for The Best Women’s Goalkeeper 2022. You can see the full list above.
FIFA Puskas Award 2022 nominees
PlayerGoalDateMario BalotelliAdana Demirspor vs Goztepe Spor KulubuMay 22, 2022Amandine HenryBarcelona vs LyonMay 21, 2022Theo HernandezAC Milan vs AtalantaMay 15, 2022Alou KuolIraq U23 vs Australia U23June 4, 2022Kylian MbappeArgentina vs FranceDecember 18, 2022Francisco Gonzalez MetilliInstituto de Cordoba vs RosarioAugust 1, 2022Marcin OleksyWarta Poznan vs Stal RzeszowNovember 6, 2022Salma ParallueloBarcelona vs VillarrealApril 2, 2022Dimitri PayetMarseille vs PAOKApril 7, 2022RicharlisonBrazil vs SerbiaNovember 24, 2022Alessia RussoEngland vs SwedenJuly 26, 2022
FIFA has announced 11 nominees for the 2022 Puskas Award, which is given to the player who is deemed to have scored the best or most beautiful goal. Among the list are Kylian Mbappe’s volley against Argentina in the World Cup final and Alessia Russo’s strike against Sweden in the Euro 2022 semi-final.
You can watch all the goals on FIFA’s official YouTube channel. Read more about the goals here.
The Best FIFA Fan Award 2022
- Abdullah Al-Salmi
- Argentina fans
- Japan fans
The nominees for The Best FIFA fan award are Abdullah Al-Salmi, a Saudi Arabian fan who travelled across the desert to support his country at the World Cup in Qatar. He is up against Argentina fans and Japan fans, with each set of fans impressing at the World Cup.
How to vote for The Best FIFA awards
Voting in the various categories opened on January 12 and will remain open until February 3, 2023.
The votes for The Best FIFA awards can be cast at FIFA’s official website. Fans wishing to participate in the public vote will have to log in to the FIFA website or register at fifa.com.
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