Two Manchester United Players Make Fifpro World 11 Shortlist

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Two Manchester United players have been named on the 2019 FIFA FIFPRO World 11 shortlist.

United stars David De Gea and Paul Pogba are among 21 Premier League players on a 55-man shortlist that will be eventually trimmed to an 11-man team, which is based on the votes of over 23,000 professional footballers, judging performances throughout the 2018/19 season.

The Fifpro world XI will be unveiled on Monday 23 September in Milan.

FIFPRO WORLD 11 SHORTLIST

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Goalkeepers: Allison (Liverpool), De Gea (United), Ederson (Man City), Oblak (Atletico Madrid), Ter Stegen (Barcelona).

Defenders: Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool), Alex Sandro (Juventus), Cancelo (Man City), Carvajal (Real Madrid), Chiellini (Juventus), Dani Alves (Sao Paulo), Godin (Inter), Jordi Alba (Barcelona), Kimmich (Bayern Munich), Koulibaly (Napoli), Laporte (Man City), De Ligt (Juventus), Marcelo (Real Madrid), Pique (Barcelona), Ramos (Real Madrid), Robertson (Liverpool), Thiago Silva (PSG), van Dijk (Liverpool), Varane (Real Madrid), Walker (Man City).

Midfielders: Arthur (Barcelona), Busquets (Barcelona), Casemiro (Real Madrid), De Bruyne (Man City), Eriksen (Tottenham), De Jong (Barcelona), Hazard (Real Madrid), Kante (Chelsea), Kroos (Real Madrid), Modric (Real Madrid), Pogba (United), Rakitic (Barcelona), Bernardo Silva (Man City), Tadic (Ajax), Vidal (Barcelona).

Forwards: Aguero (Man City), Benzema (Real Madrid), Firmino (Liverpool), Griezmann (Barcelona), Kane (Tottenham), Lewandowski (Bayern Munich), Mane (Liverpool), Mbappe (PSG), Messi (Barcelona), Neymar (PSG), Ronaldo (Juventus), Salah (Liverpool), Son (Tottenham), Sterling (Man City), Suarez (Barcelona).