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Luka on UEFA XI shortlist

Posted on 13 December 2008  - 12:00

Luka Modric is in the running for a place in uefa.com's Team of the Year - and YOU can vote!

Luka on UEFA XI shortlist

Luka Modric is in the running for a place in uefa.com's Team of the Year - and YOU can vote!

The Croatian star is one of five nominees for the position of attacking midfielder.

Luka is up against Chelsea pair Frank Lampard and Michael Ballack, Andrei Arshavin of Zenit St Petersburg and Arsenal's Cesc Fabregas in the category.

Sixty players and managers have been nominated for 12 positions and the final team will be announced on January 21, 2009.

The nominees were chosen by uefa.com staff writers on the basis of their coverage of football throughout Europe on a daily basis.

The players were selected for their overall performances either for a European club or national team, or in a UEFA club competition throughout 2008.

To vote for Luka, CLICK HERE...

Here is the 2007 team: Iker Casillas (Real Madrid CF), Daniel Alves (Sevilla FC), Alessandro Nesta (AC Milan), John Terry (Chelsea FC), Eric Abidal (FC Barcelona), Cristiano Ronaldo (Manchester United FC), Steven Gerrard (Liverpool FC), Kaká (AC Milan), Clarence Seedorf (AC Milan), Zlatan Ibrahimović (FC Internazionale Milano), Didier Drogba (Chelsea FC). Coach: Sir Alex Ferguson (Manchester United FC).