FIFA unveiled on Friday the nominees for the The Best FIFA Men's Player award for 2021.
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud scooped the award for the best goal in 2017.
Ronaldo, the Real Madrid star won the Best Men’s Player award for the second year in a row after leading the Blancos to win La Liga and the Champions League twice.
Real Madrid’s French coach Zinedine Zidane, who is a favorite for next Monday's “Best" award for the best FIFA coach of 2017.
The final list of candidates for the 2017 Best FIFA Football Awards will be announced by the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) on Friday.