Lionel Messi bags best player award at FIFA World Cup

first_imgGermany’s Manuel Neuer and Argentina’s Lionel Messi pose with their respective trophies Lionel Messi has received the award for best player of the World Cup, minutes after his Argentina team lost the final 1-0 to Germany.Statistical Highlights | Match Analysis | Match PhotosMessi was selected ahead of Thomas Mueller of Germany and Netherlands forward Arjen Robben by FIFA’s technical study group of coaching analysts.Germany’s Manuel Neuer collected the best goalkeeper prize.James Rodriguez of Colombia got the golden boot award as top scorer with six goals. Mueller was second, with five goals.The best young player award went to Paul Pogba of France.last_img

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *