OFFICIAL: Memphis, Rooney & De Gea Make the Ballon d’Or Shortlist


Memphis Depay, Wayne Rooney and David De Gea are the 3 Manchester United players to be nominated for this year’s Ballon d’Or.

As usual, Messi and Ronaldo will be favourites, and are each accompanied by 6 teammates on the list.

City and Chelsea both have 4 players on the list, Arsenal have 2, and Liverpool have 1.

We’d love to see De Gea win the accolade – do you think he has a chance? Let us know in the comments!

Here’s the full 59-man list:

ballon d'or shortlist

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