Mohamed Salah, Cristiano Ronaldo and Luka Modric have been shortlisted for the 2017-18 UEFA Men’s Player of the Year award but Lionel Messi missed out on the three-man shortlist.
Salah who scored an unimaginable 44 targets in his debut season at Liverpool was chosen after ending runner-up with Liverpool in final season’s Champions League.
Ronaldo was nominated after profitable his fifth Champions League with Actual Madrid – his third in straight succession – and ending prime scorer in the competitors for a sixth season operating.
And eventually, Modric loved a unbelievable season, profitable the Champions League alongside Ronaldo, in addition to ending runner-up at the World Cup and claiming the Golden Ball award.
But sadly, on the checklist, there was no area for Barcelona star Messi, whose group was eradicated out of Europe’s prime competitors by Roma.