Marcelo, Dani Alves and Neymar Make FIFPRO World XI for 2017
Brazilians Marcelo, Dani Alves and Neymar Junior have all been voted into the FIFPRO World XI for 2017. The XI was announced at a plush ceremony at London Palladium on Monday evening.
All three have featured heavily in the Brazilian national team as the Seleção confirmed World Cup qualification with four games to spare.
Marcelo won La Liga and the Champions League with Real Madrid this season and is recognised as one of the world’s greatest left-backs.
Dani Alves won Serie A with Juventus and was a Champions League runner-up before joining Paris Saint Germain this summer.
Meanwhile, Neymar broke the world transfer record with a sensational £198m move from Barca to Paris Saint Germain in July. He won the Copa del Rey with Barcelona too.
The full team is as follows: Buffon, Dani Alves, Ramos, Bonucci, Marcelo, Kroos, Modric, Iniesta, Ronaldo, Messi, Neymar.