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2017 Ballon d'Or: Players ranked 11-20 announced

Rohith Nair
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France Football and L'Equipe have announced the next 10 names in the Ballon d'Or rankings. From the 30-man shortlist, players 30 to 21 were initially announced in ascending order before they announced the players from 11 to 20.

Final 30-man shortlist

The 30-man shortlist was announced on 10 October.

Kylian Mbappe (PSG, France), Isco (Real Madrid, Spain), Edinson Cavani (PSG, Uruguay), Karim Benzema (Real Madrid, France), Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Borussia Dortmund, Gabon), Eden Hazard (Chelsea, Belgium), Leonardo Bonucci (AC Milan, Italy), Radamel Falcao (AS Monaco, Colombia), Gianluigi Buffon (Juventus, Italy), Antoine Griezmann (Atletico Madrid, France), Toni Kroos (Real Madrid, Germany), Sadio Mane (Liverpool, Senegal), Mats Hummels (Bayern Munich, Germany), David De Gea (Manchester United, Spain), Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur, England), Edin Dzeko (AS Roma, Bosnia and Herzegovina), Dries Mertens (Napoli, Belgium), Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City, Belgium), Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich, Poland), Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid, Spain), Jan Oblak (Atletico Madrid, Slovenia), Philippe Coutinho (Liverpool, Brazil), Luis Suarez (Barcelona, Uruguay), N'Golo Kante (Chelsea, France), Marcelo Vieira (Real Madrid, Brazil), Paulo Dybala (Juventus, Argentina), Luka Modric (Real Madrid, Croatia), Neymar Jr (PSG, Brazil), Lionel Messi (Barcelona, Argentina), Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid, Portugal).

Players ranked 30 to 21

The players ranked 30 to 21 were announced first.

29) Philippe Coutinho and Dries Mertens

28) Edin Dzeko

27) Mats Hummels

26) Jan Oblak

25) Karim Benzema

24) Radamel Falcao

23) Sadio Mane

21) Leonardo Bonucci and Pierre Emerick-Aubameyang

Players ranked 20 to 11

Surprisingly, Toni Kroos - who led Real Madrid to the Champions League and La Liga titles with 13 assists - did not receive enough votes to get into the top 10. Even fellow teammate Marcelo received more votes than him, as did Barcelona's Luis Suarez and Manchester City's Kevin De Bruyne.

20) David De Gea

19) Eden Hazard

18) Antoine Griezmann

17) Toni Kroos

16) Marcelo

15) Paulo Dybala

14) Kevin De Bruyne

13) Luis Suarez

12) Isco

11) Edinson Cavani

Also read: Ballon d'Or 2017 ceremony - LIVE

Players yet to be ranked (10 to 1)

Critsiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Neymar, Gianluigi Buffon, Kylian Mbappe, Luka Modric, Sergio Ramos, Robert Lewandowski, Harry Kane, and N'Golo Kante.

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