Cristiano Ronaldo and France duo Antoine Griezmann and Kylian Mbappe are the three nominees for Globe Soccer's Best Player of the Year, with the winner announced at a ceremony in Dubai on Jan. 3 2019.
Barcelona's Lionel Messi has once again been left out of the running, while Luka Modric, winner of FIFA's The Best and the Ballon d'Or, is also absent.
France coach Didier Deschamps, Atletico Madrid's Diego Simeone and Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri are among the runners for the Best Coach of the Year. Zinedine Zidane and Jurgen Klopp have also been nominated,.
There are also awards for Club of the Year and Agent of the Year, too.
Player of the Year: Antoine Griezmann (FRA, Atlético Madrid), Cristiano Ronaldo (POR, Real Madrid-Juventus), Kylian Mbappe (FRA, París Saint Germain)
Club of the Year: Atlético Madrid, Real Madrid, Liverpool
Coach of the Year: Diego Simeone (ARG/Atlético Madrid), Massimiliano Allegri (ITA/Juventus), Didier Deschamps (FRA/France national team), Jürgen Klopp (GER/Liverpool), Zinedine Zidane (FRA/Real Madrid).
Agent of the Year: Jorge Mendes (POR), Stefano Castagna (ITA), Jonathan Barnett (GBR).