Europe's footballer of the year 2022: candidates, political election, record victor

When will the honor be granted?

The awards for Europe's footballer are awarded in 2022 as component of the Champions League make use of August 25th. After that Europe's trainer will additionally be honored in 2022.

Who are the prospects?

Genuine marker Karim Benzema is a huge favorite. Along with the Frenchman, his colleague Thibaut Courtois and Kevin de Bruyne from the English champion Manchester City are among the 3 gamers that got one of the most ballots among the 15 candidates.

Who won the honor in the previous year?

Hungary In 2021 there was no way past midfielder Jorginho, that had actually won the Champions League with Italy and previously won the European Champion with FC Chelsea.

Who picks Europe's footballer of 2022?

All clubs that participated in the group stages of Champions, Europe and Europa Conference League in 2021/22 are qualified to elect, along with 55 chosen journalists from every UEFA participant organization. The political election is arranged by the UEFA in participation with the European Sports Media (ESM) under the leadership of the twist.

Who is a document winner?

Since the very first award in 2011, Cristiano Ronaldo has been awarded the honor three times, 2016 and 2017. Two times or else only won Lionel Messi (2011, 2015). With Franck Ribery (2013) and also Robert Lewandowski (2020, FC Bayern), two specialists currently won in the service of a German club.