Sunday, January 8, 2017

Magazine Awards, Part Seventeen

France Football’s Ballon d’Or:

Year 1992:
Player of the year: Marco van Basten (Holland and AC Milan)

Photo From:  France Football, Issue 2437, December 22, 1992
(Marco van Basten)

Onze’s Onze d’Or:

Year 1979:
Player of the year: Kevin Keegan (England and SV Hamburg)

Photo From: Onze, Issue 48, December 1979
(Kevin Keegan)

World Soccer’s Player of the Year:

Year 1998:
Player of the year: Zinedine Zidane (France and Juventus)
Manager of the Year:  Arsene Wenger (Arsenal)
Team of the year: France

Photo From: World Soccer, January 1999
(Zinedine Zidane)

France Football’s African Ballon d’Or:

Year 1989:
Player of the year: George Weah (Liberia and AS Monao)

Photo From: France Football, Issue 2285, January 23, 1990
(George Weah)

France Football’s French Awards:

Year 1982:
Player of the year: Alain Giresse (Bordeaux)
Club of the year: Paris St. Germain
Foreign Player of the year: Umberto Barberis (Switzerland and AS Monaco) and Andrzej Szarmach (Poland and Auxerre)

Photo From:  France Football, Issue 1916, December 28, 1982
(Alain Giresse)

France Football’s French Awards