Soccer FIFA World Player

FILE – In this July 13, 2014 file photo Germany’s goalkeeper Manuel Neuer celebrates after the World Cup final soccer match between Germany and Argentina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, July 13, 2014. Germany won the match 1-0. Forwards Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal and Lionel Messi of Argentina are finalists for the men’s honor along with German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer, FIFA said Monday, Dec. 1, 2014. Ronaldo won in 2008 and 2013, while Messi won four in a row from 2009-12. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)