१९७० देखि प्रत्येक बर्षको सबैभन्दा उत्कृष्ट खेलाडीहरुको नाम सार्वजनिक

फुटबल खेलमा जहिले पनि स्टार खेलाडी हुने गर्छन। पहिलेको समयमा फुटबलमा पेले, माराडोना जस्तो खेलाडी थिए भने हाल रोनाल्डो, मेस्सी र नेमार जस्तो खेलाडीहरुको प्रतिभाको मजा फ्यानहरुले लिन पाएका छन्।

फुटबलक्रिटिकले एक सूची कम्पाइल गरेको जसमा १९७० देखि प्रत्येक बर्षको सबैभन्दा उत्कृष्ट खेलाडीहरुको नाम रहेको छ।

उक्त सुचीमा धेरै फुटबल स्टारहरुको नाम रहेको। सो सुचीमा फुटबलक्रिटिकले बर्सको सबैभन्दा उत्कृष्ट खेलाडीको नाम संगै २ अन्य दाबेदारको पनि नाम राखेका छन्।

१९७० देखि अहिले सम्मको प्रत्येक बर्षको सबैभन्दा उत्कृष्ट खेलाडीहरुको सुची तल हेर्न सक्नु हुनेछ

1970: Pele (2nd contender: Gerd Muller & 3rd contender: Franz Beckenbauer)

1971-73: Franz Beckenbauer (2nd contender: Johan Cruyff & 3rd contender: Gerd Muller)

1973-1977: Johan Cruyff (2nd contender: Franz Beckenbauer & 3rd contender: Kevin Keegan)

1977-1979: Mario Kempes (2nd contender: Zico & 3rd contender: Kenny Dalglish)

1979-1982: Zico (2nd contender: Karl-Heinz Rummenigge & 3rd contender: Diego Maradona)

1982-1985: Michel Platini (2nd contender: Karl-Heinz Rummenigge & 3rd contender: Diego Maradona)

1985-1988: Diego Maradona (2nd contender & 3rd contender: N/A)

1988-90: Marco van Basten (2nd contender: Franco Baresi & 3rd contender: Ruud Gullit)

1990-1992: Lothar Matthaus (2nd contender: Marco van Basten & 3rd contender: Michael Laudrup/Jean-Pierre Papin)

1992-1994: Romario (2nd contender: Roberto Baggio & 3rd contender: Hristo Stoichkov)

1994-96: George Weah (2nd contender: Alan Shearer/Eric Cantona & 3rd contender: Matthias Sammer)

1996-98: Ronaldo (2nd contender: Zinedine Zidane & 3rd contender: Dennis Bergkamp)

1998-00: Rivaldo (2nd contender: Zinedine Zidane & 3rd contender: Luis Figo)

2000-02: Zinedine Zidane (2nd contender: Luis Figo & 3rd contender: Raul/Oliver Kahn)

2002-04: Thierry Henry (2nd contender: Andriy Shevchenko & 3rd contender: Pavel Nedved)

2004-06: Ronaldinho (2nd contender & 3rd contender: N/A)

2007-09: Cristiano Ronaldo (2nd contender: Lionel Messi & 3rd contender: Fernando Torres)

2009-12: Lionel Messi (2nd contender: Cristiano Ronaldo & 3rd contender: Andres Iniesta)

2012-14: Cristiano Ronaldo (2nd contender: Lionel Messi & 3rd contender: Gareth Bale)

2014-15: Lionel Messi (2nd contender: Cristiano Ronaldo & 3rd contender: Neymar)

2015-17: Cristiano Ronaldo (2nd contender: Lionel Messi & 3rd contender: Neymar)

2017-20: Lionel Messi (2nd contender: Cristiano Ronaldo & 3rd contender: Kylian Mbappe)