Published: Wed, October 11, 2017
Sports | By Ivan Ross

Who should win the 2017 Ballon d'Or?

Who should win the 2017 Ballon d'Or?

Ronaldo is set to face competition competition from long-time rival Messi, who finished up as La Liga's top scorer with 37 goals - 12 ahead of Ronaldo - and helped Barcelona to Copa del Rey success in what was a largely disappointing season for the club.

Cristiano Ronaldo is in pole position to win the coveted award, with Lionel Messi and Gianluigi Buffon second and third favourites respectively.

Tottenham striker Kane joins the likes of Philippe Coutinho, Kevin De Bruyne and David De Gea in the 30-man shortlist released by France Football.

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Manchester City superstar Kevin De Bruyne has been nominated in the 30-player shortlist for this year's Ballon d'Or Award.

Messi's Barca teammate Luis Suarez is also on the list along with former strike partner Neymar, while Atletico Madrid duo Jan Oblak and Antoine Griezmann are also in contention.

Neymar has been recognised following an eventful year that has seen the Brazil star impress for both his national team and Barcelona, before his world-record summer transfer to Paris Saint-Germain.

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Also among the final 10 nominees were PSG's Edinson Cavani, Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema, Borussia Dortmund forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Bayern Munich defender Mats Hummels.

Hazard's teammate N'Golo Kante, now nursing a thigh injury sustained on worldwide duty with France, also makes the cut, along with Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne.

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