#Brazil2014: Messi, Neymar, James Rodriguez In Fight For Golden Ball Award

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FIFA has released the 10-man shortlist for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Golden Ball award.

The list includes players from four of the 32 participating nations, with world stars like Argentina’s Lionel Messi, Germany’s Thomas Muller and Dutchman Arjen Robben all included.

Arguably the tournament’s breakout star, Colombia’s James Rodriguez, is also included among the contenders. Here is the full list of nominees:


2014 World Cup Golden Ball Nominees
Player Team
Angel Di Maria Argentina
Mats Hummels Germany
Toni Kroos Germany
Phillip Lahm Germany
Javier Mascherano Argentina
Lionel Messi Argentina
Thomas Muller Germany
Neymar Brazil
Arjen Robben Netherlands
James Rodriguez Colombia


Quo non Ascendam. Writer. E-mail: wana@360nobs.com

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