The candidates for the Laureus Awards 2019 have been announced, and on the 8th February the winners will be announced in Monaco. After winning a thirteenth European Cup, their third consecutive win, Real Madrid have been nominated for the Best Team Award. Luka Modric, who won the Ballon d’Or 2018 on the 3rd December, is up for Best Sports Personality.
Along with Real Madrid other nominated teams include; the Golden State Warriors; the Mercedes motor racing team; the Norway Olympic Games team and the European Ryder Cup. Modric is up against Novak Djokovic, Lewis Hamilton, Lebron James, Eliud Kipchog and Kylian Mbappé.