The award is decided by a fan vote and the criteria is as follows: "An aesthetically lovely goal, awarded without distinction of championship, gender or nationality, scored without the result of luck or a mistake and in support of Fair Play".
His goal for Liverpool against arch-rivals Everton was considered the best of the last 12 months.
ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie ejected - Strategy
In a statement on Monday morning, the ABC announced Guthrie had left the position, effective immediately. He said it was an honour to lead the corporation.
"If you're in the three for the best for the world and he probably came second in this".
Efficient Pliskova proves too strong for 'tired' Osaka
The frustration boiled over when Osaka double faulted in the ninth game of the second set to set up Pliskova's second break. Both players are in the top 10 in terms of number of aces served on the tour this year.
On the men's side, Cristiano Ronaldo, Luka Modric and Mohamed Salah are up for Best Player, while the women's side is down to Marta, Ada Hegerberg and Dzsenifer Marozsan.
The Argentina global didn't enjoy the best World Cup, and the Catalan club didn't do brilliantly in the Champions League this season, although they did win La Liga.
France manager Didier Deschamps took home the prize for Coach of the Year after winning last summer's World Cup.
Jimmy Garoppolo Injury: 49ers Quarterback Out For Season With Torn ACL
Garoppolo injured his left knee while trying to pick up extra yardage late in San Francisco's loss to the Kansas City Chiefs . As a rookie in 2017, Beathard started in five games, appearing in seven, and totaled four touchdowns and six interceptions.
It was a disappointing night for the Egyptian who finished third in the voting for FIFA's Men's World Player Award and he was also overlooked for the FIFPro World XI.