Erling Haaland, Lionel Messi lead men's best eleven at FIFA Best Award as Thibaut Courtois, Henrique Casemiro, Luka Modric complete list
|The FIFA Best Award is the pinnacle of world football appreciation and it's always a joy to win something on the night. (Photo credit: FIFA)|
Lionel Messi leads the FIFA FIF PRO best eleven of 2022 as he was named alongside top stars at a lavish FIFA Best Award in France on Monday.
Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois beat Men’s goalkeeper of the year Emi Martinez to the role while Joao Cancelo, Achraf Hakimi and Virgil Van Dijk completed a three man defense.
A midfield trio of Henrique Casemiro, Luka Modric and Kevin De Bruyne landed the midfield roles and a stellar four man forward of Messi, Kyllian Mbappe, Karim Benzema and the sensational goal machine, Erling Haaland completed the forward line.
The 2022 FIFA FIFPRO Men’s World XI 🤯🔥— ESPN FC (@ESPNFC) February 27, 2023
What a lineup! pic.twitter.com/SbUCONnrNE