England defender Lucy Bronze has been named the ladies’s participant of the 12 months on the FIFA Greatest Soccer Awards.
The Manchester City full-back has grow to be the primary British participant to win one of many prime two awards by being named the perfect’s girls’s participant on the earth.
Bronze gained the treble in France with Lyon earlier than signing for City in the summertime.
The 29-year-old, who pipped Tougher and France’s Wendie Renard, seemed shocked by the announcement, and stated: “Wow, what a shock. To be even nominated alongside the 2 different gamers, who I do know very effectively – each unimaginable gamers and superb human beings.
“To have gained it, I don’t suppose I’ve the phrases proper now to elucidate how I’m feeling. If there’s something that 2020 has taught us it’s to understand each second.
“Successful this award now, I’ll respect it greater than ever and I’ll bear in mind this second for the remainder of my life.”
In the meantime,Son Heung-min’s elegant particular person aim for Tottenham in opposition to Burnley final December has been named the perfect on the earth over the past 12 months.
The South Korean picked up the ball on the sting of his personal space through the 5-Zero Premier League win earlier than working by means of your entire Burnley staff and slotting previous Nick Pope.
Son beat efforts from Luiz Suarez for Barcelona and Flamengo’s Giorgian De Arrascaeta to win the Puskas Award.
The award, first established in 2009, is known as after former Actual Madrid striker Ferenc Puskas.
Son follows within the footsteps of the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar, James Rodriguez, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Mohamed Salah in claiming the award.