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Barcelona and Real Madrid claim all five finalists
December 8th, 2009 6:45AM

TAGS:  spain


[AWARDS] Lionel Messi, the 2009 Golden Ball winner, and Barcelona teammates Andres Iniesta and Xavi are joined by Cristiano Ronaldo and Kaka of rival Real Madrid on the short list for the 2009 FIFA World Men's Player of the Year award.

Ronaldo won the FIFA award in 2008 and Kaka was crowned in 2007.

Selections are made by national team coaches and players from around the world.


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