World Cup 2018: Modric wins Golden Ball, Mbappe young player award
Croatia captain Luka Modric won the Golden Ball award for the World Cup’s best player in spite of being on the losing side to France in an exciting last in Moscow on Sunday.
Modric was named man-of-the-coordinate three times in Croatia’s seven diversions in Russia, yet even the Real Madrid midfielder was weak to stop France’s capability and the ascent of 19-year-old Kylian Mbappe.
The Paris Saint-Germain forward won the youthful player of the competition award in the wake of scoring his fourth objective of the opposition in the last, which France won 4-2.
Belgium captain Eden Hazard completed second in the running for the Golden Ball, with France’s Antoine Griezmann, who additionally scored his fourth objective of the competition in the last, coming third.
Belgium’s Thibaut Courtois won the Golden Glove award for the best goalkeeper.
In spite of Griezmann and Mbappe getting on the scoresheet, England’s Harry Kane asserted the Golden Boot for his six objectives.