Sadio Mane, Robertson, Alisson included in UEFA Fans Team of the Year

Sadio Mane, Robertson, Alisson included in UEFA Fans Team of the Year

Sadio Mane, Alisson Becker, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Andy Robertson and Virgil van Dijk are among five Liverpool stars added to the UEFA Fans Team of the Year.

The likes of Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Robert Lewandowski, Kevin De Bryune, Frenkie De Jong and Matthijs de Ligt were also voted by fans.

Liverpool were Champions of Europe last season and are on course to win their first Premier League title in over 30 years and it is the first time the Reds have had the most players in the team.

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Manchester City's De Bruyne was the only Manchester City star to be selected with Dutch duo of De Jong and De Ligt also making the cut.

The competition's highest scores Ronaldo and Messi did not miss out with Bayern Munich star Lewandowski leading the attacking line.

Juventus' Ronaldo has now been included for a record 14th time after helping Portugal win the inaugural edition of the UEFA Nations League.

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The UEFA.com Fans' Team of the Year 2019

Alisson (Liverpool FC & Brazil)

Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool FC & England)

Virgil van Dijk (Liverpool FC & Netherlands)

Matthijs de Ligt (AFC Ajax/Juventus & Netherlands)

Andy Robertson (Liverpool FC & Scotland)

Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City FC & Belgium)

Frenkie de Jong (AFC Ajax/FC Barcelona & Netherlands)

Lionel Messi (FC Barcelona & Argentina)

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Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Lionel Messi has hinted he will be stepping back more in the closing stages of his career adding he is not concerned about scoring goals.

The 32-year-old is known for scoring many goals despite playing behind a striker but the Barcelona captain is thinking about playing in a deeper position.

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Source: Legit.ng News

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