Champions League Awards – Messi, Ronaldo Not Shortlisted
Lionel Messi and Christiano Ronaldo have both failed to make final shortlist for UEFA’S positional awards next month. The award recognise the top performers in each position during the 2019-20 Champions League campaign, with the shortlist comprising of players with the most voted from a special jury. Both Messi and Ronaldo have always made the final shortlist but this year will see neither man up for the foward’s award. The winners for each position will be announced at this year’s UEFA Champions League group stage draw in Nyon, Switzerland on October 1. Bayern Munich have dominated proceedings with seven players nominated across the four categories.