Spain monopolizes 2023 Ballon d’Or nominations | video

Spanish football players Aitana Bonmati, Alba Redondo, Olga Carmona, Salma Paralluelo, Patricia Guijarro and Mapi Leon were nominated this Wednesday for Golden Ball 2023, According to him list of 30 players This is reported by a specialized magazine french football, award organizer.

In his Fifth edition under the exclusive protection of this journal, which publishes L’equip, He Women’s Golden Ball gone from having 20 nominees for 30. All this is due to the inertia of recent FIFA World Cup Australia and New Zealand 2023, whose media impact on the entire planet is unmatched by previous releases.

Aitana Bonmatithe undisputed winner of the Spanish national team crowned in Sydney, starts among big favorites for this award. It was already nominated in 2022, in an edition where kule reigned supreme. Alexia Putellas, also winner of the 2021 Ballon d’Or; However, due to a very long-term knee injury, she was not seen on the playing fields for many months and was barely nominated.

In the absence of Putellas, Bonmati excelled even more both in the Spanish national team and in Barcelona, acting as a beacon of the 2022/23 campaign to conquer Champions League feminine next to domestic names Liga F and Spanish Super Cup. The icing on the cake was a world title, completing the curriculum that got her chosen last week UEFA Player of the Year.

And also blaugrana Paralluelo, Pebble and Leon They wear these crowns at the club level as the main baggage of their nominations. However, Guijarro and Leon did not participate in the World Cup as part of Spain. Being one of 15 players who turned down a call to the team controversy with RFEF and, moreover, with the already overthrown coach Jorge Wild.

Olga Karmona, Real Madrid striker and Spain heroine in Sydney nominated alongside another brand new world champion like the Levantine striker Round dawn. swedish ram Fridolina Rolfo and English concierge Mary Earps seem a priori similar to great rivals of Spanish footballers in the fight for the Golden Ball.

Here is the list of Ballon d’Or nominees:

Cadidiatou Diani (France/PSG, Lyon)
Linda Caicedo (POL/Real Madrid)
Alba Redondo (ESP/Levante)

Rachel Daly (England/Aston Villa)
Fridolina Rolfo (SUE/FC Barcelona)

Olga Carmona (ESP/Real Madrid)

Georgia Stanway (England/Bayern Munich)
Amanda Ilestedt (SUE/PSG, Arsenal)
Haley Raso (Australia/Manchester City, Real Madrid)
Sophia Smith (USA/Portland Thorns)
Salma Paralluelo (ESP/FC Barcelona)

Millie Bright (England/Chelsea)
Hinata Miyazawa (JAP/MyNavi Sendai)
Lena Oberdorf (Germany/Wolfsburg)
Daphne van Domselaar (PBA/Twente, Aston Villa)
Guro Reiten (NOR/Chelsea)
Patricia Guijarro (ESP/FC Barcelona)

Sam Kerr (Australia/Chelsea)
Eva Payor (Poland/Wolfsburg)
Debigna (BRA/Kansas City Current).
Aitana Bonmati (ESP/FC Barcelona)

Alexandra Popp (Germany/Wolfsburg)
Yui Hasegawa (Japan/Manchester City)
Jill Rourd (PBA/Wolfsburg, Manchester City)
Kathy McCabe (IRL/Arsenal)
Wendy Renard (France/Lyon)
Asisat Oshoala (NGA/FC Barcelona)
Mary Earps (England/Manchester United)
Mapi Leon (ESP/FC Barcelona)

Khadija Show (JAM/Manchester City)

(according to information from Europe Press)

Source: Aristegui Noticias