With the end of the 2017 season the highlights of the main competitions were nominated for the Football 7 Awards. In the category best male sub23 three athletes from three different countries were indicated by FIF7. Check the names of the competitors:
Benjamin de la Cruz (Sidekicks / Mexico): Benjamin has gained its place in the victorious group Sidekicks. After a season of national achievements Benjamin was part of the cast that won the 2017 World Club Championship.
Jorge Ivan Moreno (Atletico Nacional/ Colombia): Young highlight of Atletico Nacional (COL) the player drew attention primarily during the World Club Championship. Although the team did not have come in the finals of the tournament the athlete helped the team to make a good debut in international competitions organized by FIF7.
Pedrinho (Chapecoense / Brazil): Together with Chapecoense Pedrinho has achieved important results in national competitions. Already in the World Championship of Clubs the athlete helped the Brazilian team arrive in third place in the international competition.
The list of winners of the award will be announced on January 25. The awards ceremony will be held in Lima (Peru) on April 5th.