End Of An Era As Luca Modric Wins 2018 Best FIFA Player Of The Year Award

Real Madrid midfielder, Luka Modric, on Monday beat Mohamed Salah and Cristiano Ronaldo, to win the 2018 Best FIFA player award.

In doing so, the Croatian midfielder put end to era as he broke the 10-year jinx of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, at the ceremony which held at the Royal Festival Hall in London on Monday.

Messi and Ronaldo have shared the prize five times each over the past decade.

Official numbers released by FIFA, shows Modric garnered 29.05% of the total votes.

Ronaldo finished second with 19.08%, while Salah ended in third place with 11.23%.

Messi could only finish fifth with 9.81% behind Kylian Mbappe (10.52%) reports revealed.

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