The Best FIFA Football Awards slated for 17th January 2022

The Best Football awards slated for January 17th 202 [Image: courtesy]
The Best FIFA Football Awards is an association of football awards presented annually by the sport’s governing body, FIFA. The first awarding ceremony was held in January 2017 in Zurich, Switzerland.

It is an award aimed at reviving the FIFA World Player of the year.

The latest event of the awarding ceremony will take place on Monday 17th January 2022, as a virtual event from the home of FIFA Zurich, Switzerland, in line with ongoing public measures.

Though the pandemic has withheld socially defined events, in most countries around the world competitions have resumed under almost normal conditions.

Thanks to handwork, solidarity, and special measures, football has brought comfort and joy to many people. It is therefore important for FIFA and football across the globe to recognize the performances in the following categories:

The Best FIFA Women’s player, The Best FIFA men’s player, The BEST FIFA Women’s coach, The Best FIFA Men’s coach, The Best FIFA Women’s goalkeeper, The Best FIFA men’s goalkeeper, FIFA FIFPRO Women’s World 11, FIFA FIFPRO Men’s World 11, FIFA Fair play Award, FIFA Puska’s Award, FIFA Fan Award.

Regardless of championship and category the awards reward the best in each category, for their respective achievements during the season 2020/2021, which also include the Olympic football tournaments in Tokyo.

The show will also include other special presentations` in recognition of outstanding performances.

Voting will open on Monday 22 November and close on Friday 10th December.