The organizers of the Ballon d’Or having given up, several months ago, to award it in 2020, a new trophy will be awarded in December to compensate for this absence.
During confinement, and while world football was still in full doubt concerning the continuation and the end of the last season, France-Football, which organizes the Ballon d’Or, had announced that the 2020 edition was canceled given the upheaval caused by the covid epidemic19. A decision that had not been unanimous, and which still does not, even if it is clear the Ballon d’Or 2020 will not be awarded. But, according to the Journal du Dimanche, a story all the same to occupy our long autumn evenings, a trophy will be launched this Monday by the same organizer. However, this time it will not be a question of awarding an individual award, but on the contrary of celebrating the best team in the history of world football.
« A new format will be announced on Monday: the Dream Team. The principle: build the best team of all time (one goalkeeper, three defenders, four midfielders and three attackers) from a list of 110 contenders. The revelation of the nominees begins on Monday and the final decision will be rendered in December », Specifies the weekly. An initiative which will make it possible to provoke many debates between the different generations, which is necessarily the aim of this operation. It is up to everyone to sharpen their arguments, the battle to integrate this dream 11 promising to be intense to say the least.