How the panel was assembled

The jury comprises renowned sports journalists representing each of UEFA's national associations, from RTK1 in Albania to Media Wales via members of European Sports Media, with whom UEFA collaborates on this award. The journalists will be in Monaco to vote live for the winner from the three-player shortlist.

2013 The voting panel

AlbaniaAlbania

m_RTSH

Rigers MuhediniRigers Muhedini

Rigers Muhedini

Franck Ribéry

AndorraAndorra

Andorra-TV

Xavi BonetXavi Bonet

Xavi Bonet

Franck Ribéry

ArmeniaArmenia

Armenian-Soccer

Edgar PetrosyanEdgar Petrosyan

Edgar Petrosyan

Franck Ribéry

AustriaAustria

Tiroler Tageszeitung

Hubert WinklbauerHubert Winklbauer

Hubert Winklbauer

Franck Ribéry

AzerbaijanAzerbaijan

m_FutbolDünyasi

Rasim MövsümovRasim Mövsümov

Rasim Mövsümov

Franck Ribéry

BelgiumBelgium

Sport/Voetbalmagazine

Jacques SysJacques Sys

Jacques Sys

Franck Ribéry

Bosnia and HerzegovinaBosnia and Herzegovina

Anadolu Agency

Bakir TiroBakir Tiro

Bakir Tiro

Franck Ribéry

BelarusBelarus

Pressball

Sergey NikolaevSergey Nikolaev

Sergey Nikolaev

Lionel Messi

BulgariaBulgaria

Trud

Angel VidenovAngel Videnov

Angel Videnov

Lionel Messi

CroatiaCroatia

24 sata

Elvir IslamovićElvir Islamović

Elvir Islamović

Franck Ribéry

CyprusCyprus

Cytavision

Alexios PamposAlexios Pampos

Alexios Pampos

Franck Ribéry

Czech RepublicCzech Republic

Denik

Stanislav HraběStanislav Hrabě

Stanislav Hrabě

Franck Ribéry

DenmarkDenmark

Tipsbladet

Troels Bager ThögersenTroels Bager Thögersen

Troels Bager Thögersen

Franck Ribéry

EnglandEngland

World Soccer

Gavin HamiltonGavin Hamilton

Gavin Hamilton

Lionel Messi

SpainSpain

Marca

Carlos Carpio Carlos Carpio

Carlos Carpio

Cristiano Ronaldo

EstoniaEstonia

Magazine Jalka

Andres MustAndres Must

Andres Must

Lionel Messi

FinlandFinland

Ilta-Sanomat/Veikkaaja

Janne KosunenJanne Kosunen

Janne Kosunen

Lionel Messi

FranceFrance

So Foot

Pierre MaturanaPierre Maturana

Pierre Maturana

Franck Ribéry

Faroe IslandsFaroe Islands

m_Dimmalætting

Terji NielsenTerji Nielsen

Terji Nielsen

Lionel Messi

GeorgiaGeorgia

Radio Free Europe

David KakabadzeDavid Kakabadze

David Kakabadze

Cristiano Ronaldo

GermanyGermany

m_kicker_sportmagazin

Rainer FranzkeRainer Franzke

Rainer Franzke

Franck Ribéry

GreeceGreece

Dimokratia

Nikos IkonomuNikos Ikonomu

Nikos Ikonomu

Franck Ribéry

HungaryHungary

Sport TV

Attila MonczAttila Moncz

Attila Moncz

Franck Ribéry

Republic of IrelandRepublic of Ireland

The Irish Times

Emmet MaloneEmmet Malone

Emmet Malone

Lionel Messi

IcelandIceland

Morgunbladid

Skapti HallgrímssonSkapti Hallgrímsson

Skapti Hallgrímsson

Lionel Messi

IsraelIsrael

m_Yedioth_Ahronoth

Amir PelegAmir Peleg

Amir Peleg

Franck Ribéry

ItalyItaly

La Gazzetta dello Sport

Alberto CerrutiAlberto Cerruti

Alberto Cerruti

Franck Ribéry

KazakhstanKazakhstan

Astana TV-Channel

Kassymzhan MukatayevKassymzhan Mukatayev

Kassymzhan Mukatayev

Franck Ribéry

LiechtensteinLiechtenstein

Liechtensteiner Vaterland

Ernst HaslerErnst Hasler

Ernst Hasler

Franck Ribéry

LithuaniaLithuania

15min.lt

Nerijus KesminasNerijus Kesminas

Nerijus Kesminas

Lionel Messi

LuxembourgLuxembourg

Luxemburger Wort

Laurent SchüsslerLaurent Schüssler

Laurent Schüssler

Franck Ribéry

LatviaLatvia

ParSportu

Artūrs VaidersArtūrs Vaiders

Artūrs Vaiders

Franck Ribéry

MoldovaMoldova

Moldsport

Miron GoihmanMiron Goihman

Miron Goihman

Franck Ribéry

FYROMFYROM

Makedonski Sport

Igor IvanovskiIgor Ivanovski

Igor Ivanovski

Franck Ribéry

MaltaMalta

The Malta Independent

Henry BrincatHenry Brincat

Henry Brincat

Franck Ribéry

MontenegroMontenegro

Dnevne novine

Miloš AntićMiloš Antić

Miloš Antić

Franck Ribéry

NetherlandsNetherlands

De Telegraaf

Jaap de GrootJaap de Groot

Jaap de Groot

Franck Ribéry

Northern IrelandNorthern Ireland

The Sun / The Sunday Mirror

Mark McIntoshMark McIntosh

Mark McIntosh

Lionel Messi

NorwayNorway

Viasat

Arild SandvenArild Sandven

Arild Sandven

Lionel Messi

PolandPoland

m_Polsat

Roman KołtońRoman Kołtoń

Roman Kołtoń

Franck Ribéry

PortugalPortugal

A Bola

José Manuel DelgadoJosé Manuel Delgado

José Manuel Delgado

Cristiano Ronaldo

RomaniaRomania

Gazeta Sporturilor

Ovidiu IoaniţoaiaOvidiu Ioaniţoaia

Ovidiu Ioaniţoaia

Franck Ribéry

RussiaRussia

Sport-Express

Alexander BobrovAlexander Bobrov

Alexander Bobrov

Franck Ribéry

ScotlandScotland

The Sunday Herald

Phil GordonPhil Gordon

Phil Gordon

Lionel Messi

San MarinoSan Marino

Nuovo Quotidiano

Giorgia BertozziGiorgia Bertozzi

Giorgia Bertozzi

Franck Ribéry

SerbiaSerbia

m_SOS_Kanal

Nebojša PetrovićNebojša Petrović

Nebojša Petrović

Franck Ribéry

SwitzerlandSwitzerland

Berner Zeitung

Fabian RuchFabian Ruch

Fabian Ruch

Lionel Messi

SlovakiaSlovakia

m_Futbalmagazin

Matej SzéherMatej Széher

Matej Széher

Franck Ribéry

SloveniaSlovenia

Ekipa

Andrej MiljkovićAndrej Miljković

Andrej Miljković

Franck Ribéry

SwedenSweden

Expressen

Torbjörn WestlinTorbjörn Westlin

Torbjörn Westlin

Franck Ribéry

TurkeyTurkey

Fanatik

Mehmet DemircanMehmet Demircan

Mehmet Demircan

Franck Ribéry

UkraineUkraine

Sport-Express

Oleh ZadernovskyyOleh Zadernovskyy

Oleh Zadernovskyy

Franck Ribéry

WalesWales

MediaWales

Mark PitmanMark Pitman

Mark Pitman

Lionel Messi

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