New Post: Soccer Elections 2014–The Ballot

By, Kyle Gibson

You know, election fever yesterday really got me thinking.
Watching the red overtake the blue really made me wish that it was The same in the Manchester Derby.

Politicians got to have their fun, though. So why can’t we as soccer fans have some fun too?

Here are a few nominees for different “offices” in soccer.

Best Player

Lionel Messi
Cristiano Ronaldo
Write-in candidate.

Best German Defender
Philipp Lahm
Per Mertesacker
Mats Hummels

Best Young Player

Mario Götze
Marco Reus

Best American Player

Clint Dempsey
Tim Howard

Best Manager

Jose Mourinho
Pep Guardiola
Carlo Ancelloti
Diego Simeone
Jurgen Klopp

Best Premier League Player
Cesc Fabregas
Sergio Aguero
Angel DiMaria

Best Goalkeeper (no write ins)
Thibault Courtois
Manuel Neuer

Have your say or add a category! I’ll reveal my winners Friday.


One thought on “New Post: Soccer Elections 2014–The Ballot

  1. Madison Whisman

    Best Player – Ronaldo
    Best German Def. – Lahm
    Best Young – Reus
    Best American – Dempsey
    Best Manager – Simeone (what he has done with Atletico is astounding)
    Best PL Player – Di Maria
    Best GK – Neuer (for now, Courtouis will be in a few years)


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