1998 FIFA World Player of the Year

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The 1998 FIFA World Player of the Year award was won by Zinedine Zidane, after scoring twice in France's 3–0 win over Brazil in the 1998 FIFA World Cup Final.

Results[edit]

RANK NAME CLUB COUNTRY 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P TOTAL
1 Zinedine Zidane Juventus FC France 36 19 21 7 2 335
2 "Ronaldo" FC Internazionale Brazil 14 10 10 14 7 175
3 Lilian Thuram Parma AC France 11 11 8 5 3 136
4 Emmanuel Petit Arsenal FC France 15 5 4 7 1 122
5 Davor Suker Real Madrid CF Croatia 5 12 5 8 4 108
6 Michael Owen Liverpool F.C. England 5 5 4 9 9 84
7 "Gabriel Batistuta Fiorentina Argentina 9 8 7 9 83
8 Dennis Bergkamp Arsenal FC Netherlands 3 5 9 7 4 80
9 Edgar Davids Juventus FC Netherlands 4 4 7 8 6 79
10 "Rivaldo" FC Barcelona Brazil 3 5 7 6 8 76
11 Carlos Gamarra SC Corinthians Paraguay 3 5 3 3 1 51
12 José Luis Chilavert CA Vélez Sarsfield Paraguay 4 3 1 1 6 43
13 Roberto Carlos Real Madrid CF Brazil 2 3 3 2 25
14 Marcelo Salas SS Lazio Chile 5 1 1 23
15 Juan Sebastian Verón Parma AC [1] Argentina 1 1 1 3 3 21
16 Roberto Baggio FC Internazionale [2] Italy 3 2 18
17 Predrag Mijatovic Real Madrid CF Yugoslavia 1 3 3 17
18 Oliver Bierhoff Milan AC [3] Germany 1 1 1 1 1 15
18 Jay-Jay Okocha Paris Saint-Germain Nigeria 2 1 1 15
20 Marc Overmars Arsenal FC Netherlands 1 2 2 12
20 Clarence Seedorf Real Madrid CF Netherlands 1 1 2 12
20 Christian Vieri SS Lazio [4] Italy 3 6 12

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