Messi, Ronaldo and Salah make GOAL50 2021 men's shortlist

Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Mohamed Salah have all been named on the GOAL50 men's shortlist for 2021.

Robert Lewandowski, Kevin De Bruyne and Erling Haaland are also strong contenders for the prestigious annual prize, which has undergone an exciting overhaul.

Indeed, this year, it will be the fans who decide who finishes top of the pile. 

Check out the contenders below and then cast your votes to decide the winner. Voting is open from November 2 until November 16.

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