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Which players have been voted in the various FIFPro World XI's? And which players have been nominated on the shortlist since the introduction of the FIFPro World XI in 2005?

FIFPro presents an overview of all 165 players that have been on a FIFPro World XI shortlist since the introduction of this special team in 2005. You can select the World XI's and the shortlist per year by using the pull-down menu's below. 

 

World 11 Players

  • Alessandro Nesta picture
    Alessandro Nesta
    World XI:
    2005, 2007
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
  • Alexandre Pato picture
    Alexandre Pato
    Shortlist:
    2009
  • Andrea Pirlo picture
    Andrea Pirlo
    World XI:
    2006
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Andrei Arshavin picture
    Andrei Arshavin
    Shortlist:
    2008, 2009
  • Andrés Iniesta picture
    Andrés Iniesta
    World XI:
    2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
    Shortlist:
    2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Ashley Cole picture
    Ashley Cole
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
  • Carles Puyol picture
    Carles Puyol
    World XI:
    2007, 2008, 2010
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
  • Cesc Fàbregas picture
    Cesc Fàbregas
    Shortlist:
    2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014
  • Cristiano Ronaldo picture
    Cristiano Ronaldo
    World XI:
    2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Daniel Alves picture
    Daniel Alves
    World XI:
    2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
    Shortlist:
    2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Daniele De Rossi picture
    Daniele De Rossi
    Shortlist:
    2009
  • David Villa picture
    David Villa
    World XI:
    2010
    Shortlist:
    2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
  • Didier Drogba picture
    Didier Drogba
    World XI:
    2007
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
  • Diego picture
    Diego
    Shortlist:
    2009
  • Diego Milito picture
    Diego Milito
    Shortlist:
    2009, 2010
  • Edwin van der Sar picture
    Edwin van der Sar
    Shortlist:
    2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
  • Fabio Cannavaro picture
    Fabio Cannavaro
    World XI:
    2006, 2007
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
  • Fabio Grosso picture
    Fabio Grosso
    Shortlist:
    2006, 2009
  • Fernando Torres picture
    Fernando Torres
    World XI:
    2008, 2009
    Shortlist:
    2006, 2008, 2009, 2010
  • Franck Ribéry picture
    Franck Ribéry
    World XI:
    2013
    Shortlist:
    2008, 2009, 2012, 2013, 2014
  • Frank Lampard picture
    Frank Lampard
    World XI:
    2005
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
  • Gaël Clichy picture
    Gaël Clichy
    Shortlist:
    2008, 2009
  • Gerard Piqué picture
    Gerard Piqué
    World XI:
    2010, 2011, 2012, 2016
    Shortlist:
    2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Gianluigi Buffon picture
    Gianluigi Buffon
    World XI:
    2006, 2007, 2017
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Giorgio Chiellini picture
    Giorgio Chiellini
    Shortlist:
    2009, 2012, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Glen Johnson picture
    Glen Johnson
    Shortlist:
    2009
  • Iker Casillas picture
    Iker Casillas
    World XI:
    2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • John Terry picture
    John Terry
    World XI:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015
  • José Manuel Reina picture
    José Manuel Reina
    Shortlist:
    2009
  • Julio César picture
    Julio César
    Shortlist:
    2009, 2010
  • Kaká picture
    Kaká
    World XI:
    2006, 2007, 2008
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
  • Karim Benzema picture
    Karim Benzema
    Shortlist:
    2009, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Lionel Messi picture
    Lionel Messi
    World XI:
    2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
    Shortlist:
    2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Lúcio picture
    Lúcio
    World XI:
    2010
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
  • Luis Fabiano picture
    Luis Fabiano
    Shortlist:
    2009
  • Maicon picture
    Maicon
    World XI:
    2010
    Shortlist:
    2009, 2010, 2011
  • Michael Ballack picture
    Michael Ballack
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2008, 2009
  • Mickaël Essien picture
    Mickaël Essien
    Shortlist:
    2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
  • Nemanja Vidic picture
    Nemanja Vidic
    World XI:
    2009, 2011
    Shortlist:
    2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013
  • Nicolas Anelka picture
    Nicolas Anelka
    Shortlist:
    2009
  • Patrice Evra picture
    Patrice Evra
    World XI:
    2009
    Shortlist:
    2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
  • Pepe picture
    Pepe
    Shortlist:
    2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Philipp Lahm picture
    Philipp Lahm
    World XI:
    2013, 2014
    Shortlist:
    2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016,2017
  • Rio Ferdinand picture
    Rio Ferdinand
    World XI:
    2008
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
  • Ryan Giggs picture
    Ryan Giggs
    Shortlist:
    2009
  • Samuel Eto’o picture
    Samuel Eto’o
    World XI:
    2005, 2006
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
  • Sergio Ramos picture
    Sergio Ramos
    World XI:
    2008, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
    Shortlist:
    2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Steven Gerrard picture
    Steven Gerrard
    World XI:
    2007, 2008, 2009
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013
  • Thierry Henry picture
    Thierry Henry
    World XI:
    2006
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
  • Walter Samuel picture
    Walter Samuel
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2009, 2010
  • Wayne Rooney picture
    Wayne Rooney
    World XI:
    2011
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Xabi Alonso picture
    Xabi Alonso
    World XI:
    2011, 2012
    Shortlist:
    2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • Xavi picture
    Xavi
    World XI:
    2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
  • Yaya Touré picture
    Yaya Touré
    Shortlist:
    2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Zlatan Ibrahimović picture
    Zlatan Ibrahimović
    World XI:
    2013
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017