"World Soccer" Football of the Year 1983

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. Artur Antunes Coimbra "ZICO" 28 %     Brazil          Flamengo (Bra) / Udinese (Ita)
 2. Michel PLATINI               24 %     France          Juventus (Ita)
 3. Paulo Roberto FALCÃO         18 %     Brazil          AS Roma (Ita)
 4. Diego MARADONA                6 %     Argentina       FC Barcelona (Spa)
 5. Karl-Heinz RUMMENIGGE         4 %     West Germany    Bayern München (Ger)
 6. Kenny DALGLISH                3 %     Scotland        Liverpool (Eng)
 7. Felix MAGATH                  3 %     West Germany    Hamburger SV (Ger)
 8. Bryan ROBSON                  3 %     England         Manchester United (Eng)
 9. Charlie NICHOLAS              2 %     Scotland        Celtic Glasgow (Sco) / Arsenal (Eng)
10. Erwin VANDENBERGH             2 %     Belgium         Anderlecht (Bel)

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