Follow the Ballon d'Or nominees announcement
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The final contenders for the big awards at the upcoming FIFA Ballon d’Or Gala will be announced at 14.00 CET today LIVE on FIFA.com and FIFA on YouTube.

Check back at around 13.00 CET and follow our live blog to find out who is still in the running for the FIFA Ballon d’Or and FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year awards, as well as the remaining candidates to be named FIFA World Coach of the Year for Men’s Football and FIFA World Coach of the Year for Women’s Football.

Furthermore, we will also reveal the shortlist of 15 forwards for the FIFA/FIFPro World XI, adding to the five goalkeepers, 20 defenders and 15 midfielders already in contention, and provide news of the three outstanding goals left battling it out for FIFA Puskás Award.

Don’t miss any of the action. Follow all the latest news through our live blog and video.