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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
  • Andrea Pirlo picture
    Andrea Pirlo
    World XI:
    2006
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • 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
  • Bastian Schweinsteiger picture
    Bastian Schweinsteiger
    Shortlist:
    2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
  • 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
  • David Luiz picture
    David Luiz
    World XI:
    2014
    Shortlist:
    2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • David Silva picture
    David Silva
    Shortlist:
    2011, 2012, 2015, 2016, 2018
  • 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
  • Edinson Cavani picture
    Edinson Cavani
    Shortlist:
    2011, 2012, 2013, 2017, 2018
  • Edwin van der Sar picture
    Edwin van der Sar
    Shortlist:
    2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
  • Eric Abidal picture
    Eric Abidal
    Shortlist:
    2007, 2011
  • Frank Lampard picture
    Frank Lampard
    World XI:
    2005
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
  • Gareth Bale picture
    Gareth Bale
    Shortlist:
    2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 Suárez picture
    Luis Suárez
    World XI:
    2016
    Shortlist:
    2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Maicon picture
    Maicon
    World XI:
    2010
    Shortlist:
    2009, 2010, 2011
  • Manuel Neuer picture
    Manuel Neuer
    World XI:
    2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
    Shortlist:
    2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Marcelo picture
    Marcelo
    World XI:
    2012, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
    Shortlist:
    2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Mario Gómez picture
    Mario Gómez
    Shortlist:
    2011, 2012
  • Mesut Özil picture
    Mesut Özil
    Shortlist:
    2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016,2017
  • Nani picture
    Nani
    Shortlist:
    2011
  • Nemanja Vidic picture
    Nemanja Vidic
    World XI:
    2009, 2011
    Shortlist:
    2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013
  • Neymar Jr. picture
    Neymar Jr.
    World XI:
    2015, 2017
    Shortlist:
    2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • 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
  • Radamel Falcao picture
    Radamel Falcao
    World XI:
    2012
    Shortlist:
    2011, 2012, 2013
  • Ricardo Carvalho picture
    Ricardo Carvalho
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2007, 2008, 2011
  • Rio Ferdinand picture
    Rio Ferdinand
    World XI:
    2008
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
  • Robin van Persie picture
    Robin van Persie
    Shortlist:
    2011, 2012, 2013
  • Samuel Eto’o picture
    Samuel Eto’o
    World XI:
    2005, 2006
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
  • Sergio Agüero picture
    Sergio Agüero
    Shortlist:
    2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • Sergio Busquets picture
    Sergio Busquets
    Shortlist:
    2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • 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
  • Thiago Silva picture
    Thiago Silva
    World XI:
    2013, 2014, 2015
    Shortlist:
    2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Víctor Valdés picture
    Víctor Valdés
    Shortlist:
    2011, 2013
  • Vincent Kompany picture
    Vincent Kompany
    Shortlist:
    2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Wayne Rooney picture
    Wayne Rooney
    World XI:
    2011
    Shortlist:
    2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Wesley Sneijder picture
    Wesley Sneijder
    World XI:
    2010
    Shortlist:
    2008, 2010, 2011
  • 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