Ronaldo, Messi to miss FIFA The Best awards

Modric wanted Ronaldo Messi at awards ceremony

Lyon's Reynald Pedros won women's coach of the year, Peru fans won the FIFA fan award, the FIFA Fair Play honor was given to former VVV-Venlo striker Lennart Thy, and Brazil's Marta was named the female player of the year for the sixth time.

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Gareth Bale, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Mohamed Salah, Benjamin Pavard, Ricardo Quaresma, Denis Cheryshev, Lazaros Christodoupoulos, Giorgian de Arrascaeta and Riley McGee are the other nominees, for the Puskas Award for goal of the year, with Messi the favourite for his World Cup strike against Nigeria.

The award ceremony will be held Monday in London.

'I voted for Luka Modric, but Mo Salah is my friend so I would like him to win, ' the Belgian admitted on the red carpet.

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"It was an unbelievable season, the best season in my life", said Modric.

France's World Cup-winning coach Didier Deschamps won the best coach of the year prize in recognition for his work in leading Les Bleus to success in Russian Federation.

Real Madrid's Thibaut Courtois was voted the best goalkeeper. Ronaldo also scored a memorable hat-trick in the FIFA World Cup but did not progress beyond the round of 16. Salah, 26, has also been shortlisted for men's player of the year.

Deschamps' victory was the second straight year a French coach has won the award.

Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric sits next to Chelsea counterpart N'Golo Kante just behind them, who are positioned just in front of three more Real men in Marcelo, Raphael Varane and Sergio Ramos - who accompany PSG's Dani Alves in defence.

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