UEFA release finalists for Best Player of the Year Award

UEFA have now released the names of three players who are finalists for the prestigious Best Player of the Year award.

The initial list included the likes of Kylian Mbappe, Mohamed Salah, Harry Kane and multiple other names, but after a thorough voting, UEFA have now released the final list.

The three names topping it are Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Virgil van Dijk.

The final verdict is scheduled for August 29 in Montecarlo, the day of the draw for the Champions and Europa League .