Julian Draxler recognized as the best player of Confederations Cup 2017

The footballer was the captain of the Germany national team, winners of the tournament
02 July
Midfielder of the German national team Julian Draxler was named the best player of the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017, winning the Golden Ball award. The 23-year-old Draxler was the captain of the German team, who became the winner of the tournament.

Previously, the Golden Ball of the Confederations Cup was received by Brazilians Denilson (1997), Ronaldinho (1999), Adriano (2005), Kaka (2009), Neimar (2013), and Frenchmen Robert Pires (2001) and Thierry Henry (2003).