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Only three Premier League players make 23-man Ballon d'Or shortlist

The shortlist for the prestigious Ballon d'Or, given to the best player in world football, is dominated by members of Spain's World Cup-winning squad, while just three players from the Premier League have made the running.

English football supporters, pull the duvets back over your heads. As if such a mortifying summer was not enough, the national game has been humiliated once again, a blind eye turned to English players, none of whom have been deemed adequate to make the shortlist for the prestigious Fifa Ballon d'Or award.

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kulka4362d ago

Embarrasment for English Premier League less and less each year

vhero4360d ago

Why didn't Tevez make the list??