Every year the English magazine World Soccer has its readers select winners for its World Footballer of the Year award. The election is open to any player worldwide.
Top 10 1. Cristiano RONALDO 48.4 % Portugal Manchester United (Eng) 2. Lionel MESSI 15.1 % Argentina FC Barcelona (Spa) 3. Fernando TORRES 13.6 % Spain Liverpool (Spa) 4. Iker CASILLAS 5.7 % Spain Real Madrid (Spa) 5. Xavier Hernández "XAVI" 5.1 % Spain FC Barcelona (Spa) 6. David VILLA 2.1 % Spain Valencia (Spa) 7. Andrei ARSHAVIN 1.4 & Russia Zenit St-Petersburg (Rus) 8. Marcos SENNA 0.7 % Spain Villarreal (Spa) 9. Franck RIBERY 0.6 % France Bayern Munich (Ger) 10. Zlatan IBRAHIMOVIC 0.5 % Sweden Internazionale Milan (Ita)
Prepared and maintained by José Luis Pierrend for the Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation
Author: José Luis Pierrend
Last updated: 16 Jan 2009
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