A Ballon d’Or for the best female player of the year will be granted out of the blue toward the finish of 2018, France Football magazine declared on Monday.
The honor has just been available to male footballers as of not long ago, yet a female proportionate will currently be introduced at France Football’s honors function on December 3 in Paris.
“It is a stage forward, ladies’ football is advancing and disparity is contracting despite the fact that there is still opportunity to get better,” France and Olympique Lyonnais safeguard Wendie Renard told the magazine.
“I’ve for the longest time been itching to see a lady win this renowned honor,” Brazil’s Marta included.
The Ballon d’Or grant was joined forces with FIFA from 2010 to 2015, when it turned into its own element by and by.
The game’s reality overseeing body will pay tribute to the world’s best players taking care of business FIFA Football Awards on Monday.
FIFA, which distributes end-of-year grants, as of now gives a trophy to who they consider being the best female footballer.
Lieke Martens, the Barcelona and Netherlands midfielder, won in 2017.
France Football, the magazine in charge of passing out the honor, gave the primary Ballon d’Or to English footballer Sir Stanley Matthews in 1956.
The magazine is additionally propelling a honor for the best youthful player of the year, which will be named after Raymond Kopa – the main French Ballon d’Or champ who passed away a year ago.