HE WAS THE FAVOURITE
Van Dijk wins Messi and Cristiano as best UEFA player
Published:29/08/2019 - 19:24h
Updated:29/08/2019 - 19:35h
Virgil van Dijk beat Cristiano Ronaldo and Leo Messi and was chosen the best UEFA player of the season. The Dutch won the Champions League and the European Super Cup with Liverpool
In the gala of the draw of the phase of groups of the UEFA Champions League also has known the winner of the prize to the best player UEFA of the past season. Virgil Go Dijk, Cristiano Ronaldo and Leo Messi aspired to the trophy after imposing in the initial vote. The winner of the award has finished being the Dutch.
The central sucede to Luka Modric like winner of this prize after winning the Champions and the Supercopa of Europe with the Liverpool. The defender, in spite of being defence, was decisive so that the 'reds' attained the 'Orejona' after falling in the final of the 2018. Besides, also it arrived to the final of the League of the Nations, although Holland lost against Portugal. The ex of the Southampton also was chosen the best defender of the competition.
Messi and Christian remained without prize by second consecutive year. The rosarino alone won the League Santander with the FC Barcelona, but imposed in the Boot of Gold and completed a spectacular individual season. The forward luso, by his part, won the Series To and the League of the Nations with his selection, but to individual level marked less goals that in previous campaigns.
In addition to being finalist for this award to better player UEFA, the '10' of the Barça was chosen the best forward of the competition in the Champions. Messi was decisive so that the culés arrived to the semifinals and even marked two so many in the gone in front of the Liverpool. Lamentably for the Barcelona, in spite of trying it all, the Argentinian could not with the 'reds' in the turn.
They go Dijk better defence Champions
On the other hand, the trophy to better goalkeeper of the year was for the archer of the Liverpool, Alisson Becker. The Brazilian was the put more regulate of the competition and saved to his in the semifinals against the FC Barcelona and in the final in front of the Tottenham. The ex of the Rome has brought at last regularity to the goal of the 'reds'.
Also they gave the prize to the best midfield player and the winner was the Barcelona Frenkie of Jong. The Dutch completed an extraordinary European season and went the leader of the centre of the field of the Ajax. Comandó To the 'ajacied' until the semifinals of the League of Champions and showed that it is called to be one of the best means of Europe in no too time.