How the panel was assembled

The jury comprises renowned sports journalists representing each of UEFA's national associations, from RTSH in Albania to Media Wales via members of European Sports Media, with whom UEFA collaborates on this award. The journalists were in Monaco to vote live for the winner from the three-player shortlist.

2014 The voting panel

AlbaniaAlbania

m_RTSH

Sokol GjoshiSokol Gjoshi

Sokol Gjoshi

Manuel Neuer

AndorraAndorra

Andorra-TV

Xavi BonetXavi Bonet

Xavi Bonet

Arjen Robben

ArmeniaArmenia

Armenian-Soccer

Edgar PetrosyanEdgar Petrosyan

Edgar Petrosyan

Arjen Robben

AustriaAustria

Tiroler Tageszeitung

Hubert WinklbauerHubert Winklbauer

Hubert Winklbauer

Cristiano Ronaldo

AzerbaijanAzerbaijan

m_FutbolDünyasi

Rasim MövsümovRasim Mövsümov

Rasim Mövsümov

Cristiano Ronaldo

BelgiumBelgium

Sport/Voetbalmagazine

Jacques SysJacques Sys

Jacques Sys

Manuel Neuer

Bosnia and HerzegovinaBosnia and Herzegovina

Anadolu Agency

Bakir TiroBakir Tiro

Bakir Tiro

Cristiano Ronaldo

BelarusBelarus

Pressball

Sergey NikolaevSergey Nikolaev

Sergey Nikolaev

Arjen Robben

BulgariaBulgaria

Trud

Angel VidenovAngel Videnov

Angel Videnov

Manuel Neuer

CroatiaCroatia

24 sata

Elvir IslamovićElvir Islamović

Elvir Islamović

Cristiano Ronaldo

CyprusCyprus

Cytavision

Alexios PamposAlexios Pampos

Alexios Pampos

Manuel Neuer

Czech RepublicCzech Republic

Denik

Stanislav HraběStanislav Hrabě

Stanislav Hrabě

Arjen Robben

DenmarkDenmark

Tipsbladet

Troels Bager ThögersenTroels Bager Thögersen

Troels Bager Thögersen

Cristiano Ronaldo

EnglandEngland

World Soccer

Gavin HamiltonGavin Hamilton

Gavin Hamilton

Cristiano Ronaldo

SpainSpain

Marca

Carlos Carpio Carlos Carpio

Carlos Carpio

Cristiano Ronaldo

EstoniaEstonia

Magazine Jalka

Andres MustAndres Must

Andres Must

Manuel Neuer

FinlandFinland

Ilta-Sanomat/Veikkaaja

Janne KosunenJanne Kosunen

Janne Kosunen

Cristiano Ronaldo

FranceFrance

So Foot

Pierre MaturanaPierre Maturana

Pierre Maturana

Arjen Robben

Faroe IslandsFaroe Islands

m_Dimmalætting

Leivur FrederiksenLeivur Frederiksen

Leivur Frederiksen

Cristiano Ronaldo

GeorgiaGeorgia

Radio Free Europe

David KakabadzeDavid Kakabadze

David Kakabadze

Manuel Neuer

GermanyGermany

m_kicker_sportmagazin

Rainer FranzkeRainer Franzke

Rainer Franzke

Manuel Neuer

GibraltarGibraltar

Chronicle

John ShephardJohn Shephard

John Shephard

Cristiano Ronaldo

GreeceGreece

Goal News

Andreas DimatosAndreas Dimatos

Andreas Dimatos

Cristiano Ronaldo

HungaryHungary

Nemzeti Sport

Daniel HegyiDaniel Hegyi

Daniel Hegyi

Cristiano Ronaldo

Republic of IrelandRepublic of Ireland

The Irish Times

Emmet MaloneEmmet Malone

Emmet Malone

Cristiano Ronaldo

IcelandIceland

Morgunbladid

Skapti HallgrímssonSkapti Hallgrímsson

Skapti Hallgrímsson

Manuel Neuer

IsraelIsrael

m_Yedioth_Ahronoth

Amir PelegAmir Peleg

Amir Peleg

Cristiano Ronaldo

ItalyItaly

La Gazzetta dello Sport

Alberto CerrutiAlberto Cerruti

Alberto Cerruti

Cristiano Ronaldo

KazakhstanKazakhstan

Astana TV-Channel

Kassymzhan MukatayevKassymzhan Mukatayev

Kassymzhan Mukatayev

Cristiano Ronaldo

LiechtensteinLiechtenstein

Liechtensteiner Vaterland

Ernst HaslerErnst Hasler

Ernst Hasler

Manuel Neuer

LithuaniaLithuania

Lietuvos Rytas

Gedrius JanonisGedrius Janonis

Gedrius Janonis

Manuel Neuer

LuxembourgLuxembourg

Luxemburger Wort

Laurent SchüsslerLaurent Schüssler

Laurent Schüssler

Manuel Neuer

LatviaLatvia

Ism.lv

Artūrs VaidersArtūrs Vaiders

Artūrs Vaiders

Manuel Neuer

MoldovaMoldova

Moldsport

Miron GoihmanMiron Goihman

Miron Goihman

Arjen Robben

FYR MacedoniaFYR Macedonia

Makedonski Sport

Igor IvanovskiIgor Ivanovski

Igor Ivanovski

Cristiano Ronaldo

MaltaMalta

The Malta Independent

Henry BrincatHenry Brincat

Henry Brincat

Manuel Neuer

MontenegroMontenegro

Dnevne novine

Miloš AntićMiloš Antić

Miloš Antić

Cristiano Ronaldo

NetherlandsNetherlands

De Telegraaf

Jaap de GrootJaap de Groot

Jaap de Groot

Arjen Robben

Northern IrelandNorthern Ireland

The Sun

Mark McIntoshMark McIntosh

Mark McIntosh

Cristiano Ronaldo

NorwayNorway

Aftenposten

Erlend NesjeErlend Nesje

Erlend Nesje

Arjen Robben

PolandPoland

m_Polsat

Roman KołtońRoman Kołtoń

Roman Kołtoń

Cristiano Ronaldo

PortugalPortugal

A Bola

Fernando UrbanoFernando Urbano

Fernando Urbano

Cristiano Ronaldo

RomaniaRomania

Gazeta Sporturilor

Ovidiu IoaniţoaiaOvidiu Ioaniţoaia

Ovidiu Ioaniţoaia

Cristiano Ronaldo

RussiaRussia

Sport-Express

Alexander BobrovAlexander Bobrov

Alexander Bobrov

Arjen Robben

ScotlandScotland

The Sunday Herald

Phil GordonPhil Gordon

Phil Gordon

Manuel Neuer

San MarinoSan Marino

Lo Sportivo

Alan GasperoniAlan Gasperoni

Alan Gasperoni

Cristiano Ronaldo

SerbiaSerbia

m_SOS_Kanal

Nebojša PetrovićNebojša Petrović

Nebojša Petrović

Manuel Neuer

SwitzerlandSwitzerland

m_Tages_Anzeiger

Peter BirrerPeter Birrer

Peter Birrer

Manuel Neuer

SlovakiaSlovakia

m_Futbalmagazin

Matej SzéherMatej Széher

Matej Széher

Manuel Neuer

SloveniaSlovenia

Ekipa

Andrej MiljkovićAndrej Miljković

Andrej Miljković

Cristiano Ronaldo

SwedenSweden

Expressen

Torbjörn WestlinTorbjörn Westlin

Torbjörn Westlin

Cristiano Ronaldo

TurkeyTurkey

Fanatik

Mehmet DemircanMehmet Demircan

Mehmet Demircan

Manuel Neuer

UkraineUkraine

m_Komanda

Oleh ZadernovskyyOleh Zadernovskyy

Oleh Zadernovskyy

Cristiano Ronaldo

WalesWales

MediaWales

Chris WathanChris Wathan

Chris Wathan

Cristiano Ronaldo