FIFA introduces two new categories for Women' Football

FIFA introduces two new categories for Women' Football

The FIFA(The Fédération Internationale de Football Association) has introduced two new award categories, "Women's Goal Keeper of the year and Women's team of the year"  to promote Women's Foot Ball across the globe.  Both Men and Women will receive accolades in the same categories on 23rd September at FIFA Best Ceremony, Milan as per the ANI.

FIFA Deputy Secretary General, Zvonimir Boban said in a statement that it is the best moment to introduce these awards as France is hosting the groundbreaking edition of Women's FIFA Worldcup this year.

The coronation of The Best of the Season will be held at Milan's historic Teatro Alla Scala.

The FIFA Award categories are: The Best FIFA Men's Player,  The Best FIFA Women's Player, The Best FIFA Men's Coach, The Best FIFA Women's Coach ,The Best FIFA Men's Goalkeeper, The Best FIFA Women's Goalkeeper(newly included), FIFA Pro Men's World 11, FIFA Pro Women's World 11, The FIFA Puskas Award, The FIFA Fair Play Award, The FIFA Fan Award.

The Women's team of the year award category also announced. Soon, the voting procedures and the details pertaining to the FIFA Awards 2019 will be announced.