Only One Chelsea Player Made Fifpro World 11 Shortlist

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Chelsea finished third in the Premier League last season and won the Europa League as well, but only one Chelsea player have been named in the shortlist for Fifpro world 11.

Only N’Golo Kante has made the 2019 FIFA FIFPRO World 11 shortlist. Eden Hazard is another Blue that made the squad but he’s now a Real Madrid player, as he sealed a move to the Los Blancos at the end of last season.

Kante is the only Chelsea player among 21 Premier League players on a 55-man list that will eventually be trimmed to an 11-man shortlist.


Goalkeepers: Allison (Liverpool), De Gea (United), Ederson (Man City), Oblak (Atletico Madrid), Ter Stegen (Barcelona).

Defenders: Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool), Alex Sandro (Juventus), Cancelo (Man City), Carvajal (Real Madrid), Chiellini (Juventus), Dani Alves (Sao Paulo), Godin (Inter), Jordi Alba (Barcelona), Kimmich (Bayern Munich), Koulibaly (Napoli), Laporte (Man City), De Ligt (Juventus), Marcelo (Real Madrid), Pique (Barcelona), Ramos (Real Madrid), Robertson (Liverpool), Thiago Silva (PSG), van Dijk (Liverpool), Varane (Real Madrid), Walker (Man City).

Midfielders: Arthur (Barcelona), Busquets (Barcelona), Casemiro (Real Madrid), De Bruyne (Man City), Eriksen (Tottenham), De Jong (Barcelona), Hazard (Real Madrid), Kante (Chelsea), Kroos (Real Madrid), Modric (Real Madrid), Pogba (United), Rakitic (Barcelona), Bernardo Silva (Man City), Tadic (Ajax), Vidal (Barcelona).

Forwards: Aguero (Man City), Benzema (Real Madrid), Firmino (Liverpool), Griezmann (Barcelona), Kane (Tottenham), Lewandowski (Bayern Munich), Mane (Liverpool), Mbappe (PSG), Messi (Barcelona), Neymar (PSG), Ronaldo (Juventus), Salah (Liverpool), Son (Tottenham), Sterling (Man City), Suarez (Barcelona).

The actual XI will be unveiled on Monday 23 September in Milan.

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