AT THE BEST AWARDS
The world of football 'passes' completely on Vinicius Jr
Published:28/02/2023 - 14:06h
Updated:28/02/2023 - 14:06h
Vinicius Jr. barely got 10 votes among the captains and national coaches for The Best award. The Brazilian, who has lived perhaps his best season, has not managed to convince the world of football
The gala of the prize The Best awarded by the FIFA has not left indifferent to the world of the football neither has been exenta of controversy regarding some awards that delivered in a special night to reward probably of the balompié world-wide along the year 2023. In the case of one of the nominated, Vinicius Jr., the vote has been very poor for the year that has had the Brazilian with the Real Madrid.
Not even the fact to have turned into the hero of the final of the Champions in front of the Liverpool has cost him the support of an important number of captains and seleccionadores national enabled to vote. In total, only 10 of a total of 386 considered to the international with the 'Canarinha' as it splits of the triple of finalists to do with the statuette that delivers the body rector of the football in the world.
Of all they, only one of the captains of national teams put in his ballot the name of Vini Jr. It treats of the Egyptian Mohamed Salah, the one who fell with the 'reds' in the past continental final contested in the French capital. The rest of the podium of the 'Pharaoh' would be conformed by the Belgian midfield player of the Manchester City, Kevin of Bruyne, and the Moroccan defender of Paris Saint-Germian, Achraf Hakimi.
Others of the captains that took in account to the '20' of the Real Madrid have been the ones of selections like Romania, Kosovo, Barbados and Congo. In the case of the 198 seleccionadores national, only five of them gave his vote to the Brazilian. These have been the trainers of Slovakia, Togo, Dominica, Nepal and Eswatini. Besides, all these demonstrations of will planted him in the last stair of the podium.
Vini Is not 'prophet in his earth'
Likewise, the attacker merengue neither had the support of his mate and captain of the 'green amarela', Thiago Silva. The defender of Chelsea decanted by Neymar Jr., Lionel Messi and Karim Benzema. On the other hand, in front of the vacancy in the square of seleccionador Brazilian, Adenor Leonardo Bacchi 'Tite', was the one who voted for the 'seleçao', supporting also to 'Ney' and 'Leo' and giving his third stair to Kylian Mbappé.