Ronaldo, Messi or Neuer: Ballon d'Or announcement on Monday

Ronaldo, Manuel Neuer, Lionel Messi
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Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi or Manuel Neuer will be named the 2014 Fifa Ballon d'Or winner on Monday.

The world player of the year will be announced at a ceremony in Zurich.

Ireland's Stephanie Roche will find out if her stunning strike for Peamount United will beat Robin van Persie and James Rodriguez to be goal of the year.

Germany's Nadine Kessler, Brazil's Marta and Abby Wambach of the United States are up for the women's player of the year award.

Real Madrid's Carlo Ancelotti, Germany's Joachim Low and Atletico Madrid's Diego Simeone are nominated for coach of the year.

Here we compare last year's statistics for Real Madrid's Ronaldo, Barcelona's Messi and Bayern's World Cup winner Neuer. Scroll to the bottom to see the goal of the year contenders.

Cristiano Ronaldo
Lionel Messi
Manuel Neuer

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Stephanie Roche scores wonder goal

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Commentator reacts to Rodriguez goal

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World Cup 2014: Robin van Persie scores with superb header

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