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Monday January 9 2017
Dani Alves in FIFPro XI

Juventus full-back Dani Alves has been included in the FIFPro World XI for 2016.

The Brazilian spent the first half of the year at Barcelona, before moving to Turin on a free transfer in the summer.

Now the 33-year-old has been included in the best XI of the year in FIFPros award, which is voted for by fellow players.

The Bianconeri defender is Serie A’s only representative, with Bayern Munich’s Manuel Neuer the only player not to have represented Real Madrid or Barcelona in 2016.

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Monday January 11 2016
Pogba in World XI

Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba has been named in the FIFPro World XI for 2015.

The French midfielder helped the Bianconeri to a domestic double and the Champions League final, and was included in the team of the year at today’s Ballon d’Or ceremony.

Pogba is the only Serie A representative in the team, with Manuel Neuer beating teammate Gianluigi Buffon to the goalkeeping spot.

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Thursday November 26 2015
Juventus players nominated for FIFPro XI

Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon is among the names nominated for this year’s FIFPro World XI.

The award involves votes from nearly 25,000 professional footballers from 70 different countries. They select one goalkeeper, four defenders, three midfielders and three forwards.

The Bianconeri’s Paul Pogba and Giorgio Chiellini have also been shortlisted, along with Andrea Pirlo, Carlos Tevez and Arturo Vidal, who left the club this summer.

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Thursday October 1 2015
Italy drop in FIFA rankings

Italy have dropped one place to 17th position in the latest FIFA rankings, behind the Czech Republic.

The Azzurri won both of their last two qualifiers, but have nevertheless fallen behind the resurgent Czechs, who have risen five places, their highest ranking since August 2008.

Liberia were the most improved team, rising 65 places to 95th in the world, whereas Cyprus had the worst fall, sinking 38 places to 114th.

Argentina are still ranked as the best side in the world, with World Cup winners Germany rising to second above Belgium.

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Monday January 12 2015
No Serie A in FIFA World XI

The players named for the FIFA FIFPro World XI include representatives from all major European leagues, but none from Serie A.

The 2014 Ballon d'Or Gala started with the naming of the top XI players in the world, as voted for by the players themselves.

The final results include three players in the German Bundesliga, two in the French Ligue 1, five in the Spanish Liga, and one from the English Premier League.

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