FIFPro and its affiliated player associations asked professional footballers to pick a team from the best players in world football last season
Gareth Bale, Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Mohamed Salah have all been nominated for the Puskas award.
But there is no place for Barcelona and Argentina superstar Lionel Messi.
The Real Madrid midfielder was crowned at the ceremony for the Champions League group stage draw on Thursday
Liverpool and Egypt forward, Mohamed Salah, has revived a dispute with his country’s football association and accused them of ignoring his complaints over image rights.
Ronaldo, who won the award last season, helped Real Madrid to a third consecutive Champions League title and finished as the competition’s top scorer with 15 goals.
Liverpool have referred Egyptian forward, Mohamed Salah, to the Merseyside Police over a video which appears to show the Egyptian using his mobile phone while driving.
Liverpool have started their Premier League campaign with a comfortable 4-0 victory over West Ham United in Sunday's clash at Anfield.
Ronaldo, who won the award last year, topped the goalscoring charts with 15 goals in the competition as Real Madrid won a third consecutive European crown.
Egyptian Mohammed Salah has been shortlisted alongside nine others for the 2018 FIFA Men’s Player of the Year award alongside Harry Kane, highest goal scorer at the 2018 World Cup.