The Best FIFA Football Awards 2022 are to take place in Paris on Monday 27 February 2023, with Karim Benzema, Lionel Messi and Kylian Mbappé up for The Best Men’s Player.
Will Karim Benzema, Kylian Mbappé or Lionel Messi be named FIFA Men’s Player of the Year? Will Alex Morgan, Alexia Putellas or Beth Mead win the women’s award? It’s only been a few short months since Benzema and Putellas won the Ballon d’Or for their performances in 2021-22, but not to be outdone by France Football, FIFA are now preparing to hand out their own awards.
When are The Best FIFA Football Awards?
The Best FIFA Football Awards 2022 will take place in Paris on Monday 27 February 2023, with the ceremony scheduled to get going at 3pm ET. For the first time since January 2020, guests will be able to attend the event in person rather than virtually (due to the covid-19 pandemic, just in case you’d forgotten about that
The Best FIFA Men’s Player finalists
For accomplishments between 8 August 2021 and 18 December 2022.
The Best FIFA Women’s Player finalists
For accomplishments between 7 August 2021 and 31 July 2022.