Andrea Pirlo (Italy), Andres Iniesta (Spain), Neymar (Brazil), Luis Suarez (Uruguay), Paulinho (Brazil) and Sergio Ramos (Spain), have all been shortlisted for the adidas Golden Ball, at the ongoing FIFA Confederations Cup.
All the six players were pulled from the four countries that made the semi-finals and were selected by the FIFA Technical Study Group (TSG). The best player from the tournament, will be decided by media representatives accredited for the event.
The winner will be announced after the final match between Spain and Brazil on Sunday, at the Maracana in Rio de Janerio. The runner-up wins the adidas Silver Ball, while the player that ends up in third place will get the adidas Bronze Ball.