At the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, France have won the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia after defeating Croatia 4-2 in a thoroughly entertaining Final in what was a fitting end to an outstanding tournament. World cup end with lot of brilliant performance from several players in the tournament. Let us see who won Golden ball, Golden boot, FIFA Young Player, Golden glove and Fair play award ?
Luka Modric – Golden ball Award winner 2018 FIFA world cup Russia
With the superb performance in the tournament it is Luka Modric of Croatia won the golden ball award in the 2018 FIFA world cup Russia.
Luka Modric has been awarded the adidas Golden Ball award which honours the competition’s best player as voted for by members of the Technical Study Group of FIFA.
Harry Kane – Golden Boot Award winner World cup 2018
Golden boot award won by England Harry Kane for his 6 goals in the world cup 2018.
Harry Kane finished as the leading goalscorer at the 2018 FIFA World Cup to win the adidas Golden Boot. France’s Antoine Griezmann and Belgium’s Romelu Lukaku finished second and third respectively.
Previous winners of Golden Boot in FIFA world cup,
- 2014: James Rodríguez (Colombia) 6 Goals
- 2010: Thomas Muller (Germany ) 5 Goals
- 2006: Miroslav Klose (Germany) 5 Goals
- 2002: Ronaldo (Brazil) 8 Goals
- 1998: Davor Suker (Croatia) 6 Goals
- 1994: Hristo Stoichkov (Bulgaria), Oleg Salenko (Russia) 6 Goals
- 1990: Salvatore Schillaci (Italy) 6 Goals
- 1986: Gary Lineker (England) 6 Goals
- 1982: Paolo Rossi (Italy) 6 Goals
- 1978: Mario Kempes (Argentina) 6 Goals
- 1974: Grzegorz Lato (Poland) 7 Goals
- 1970: Gerd Muller (Germany) 10 Goals
- 1966: Eusebio (Portugal) 9 Goals
- 1962: Florian Albert (Hungary), Valentin Ivanov (Soviet Union), Drazen Jerkovic (Yugoslavia), Leonel Sanchez (Chile), Vava (Brazil), Garrincha (Brazil) – All 4 Goals
- 1958: Just Fontaine (France) 13 Goals
- 1954: Sandor Kocsis (Hungary) 11 Goals
- 1950: Ademir (Brazil) 9 Goals
- 1938: Leonidas (Brazil) 8 Goals
- 1934: Oldrich Nejedly (Czechoslovakia) 5 Goals
- 1930: Guillermo Stabile (Argentina) 8 Goals
Kylian Mbappe – Emerging Young player award 2018 FIFA world cup
Best Emerging Young player award goes to none other than Kylian Mbappe of France. The 19 year old was amazing and upcoming superstar in the Football world. Interestigly Paul Pogba of France won the young player award in the 2014 FIFA world cup in Brazil.
Recognising the Young Player is a valuable promotional tool for football, and an important moment for the future career of the triumphant young player. The winner must have been born on or after 1 January 1997.
- Exceptional skill level
- Youthful and refreshing playing style
- Creativity and inspiration
- Tactical maturity and efficiency
- Fan recognition through entertaining performances
- Role model for young players
- Positive attitude and fair play
Thibaut Courtois – Golden Glove Award winner World cup 2018
Belgium’s Thibaut Courtois takes the adidas Golden Glove award for his match saving performance in the world cup.
Previously this award won by below legendary players. Now Courtois also proudly added into the list.
- 2014: Manuel Neuer (Germany)
- 2010: Iker Casillas (Spain)
- 2006: Gianluigi Buffon (ITA) *
- 2002: Oliver Kahn (GER) *
- 1998: Fabien Barthez (FRA) *
- 1994: Michel Preud’homme (BEL) *
Spain – Fair play award 2018 FIFA world cup Russia
Spain eventhough lost the pre-quarter match, won the fair play award in the 2018 FIFA world cup.
Fair Play Trophy which goes to the team with the tournament’s best disciplinary record. The winner is selected by the FIFA Technical Study Group.
Colombia were the winner of the Fair Play Trophy at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.
Who is the man of the match in the finals of 2018 FIFA world cup – France Vs Croatia ?
Antoine Griezmann, scoring the 4th goal in the world cup won the man of the match award in the final France Vs Croatia.
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