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FIFA World XI of the Year: Biggest Snubs from 2012 Team
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The FIFA World Team of the Year was recently announced at the Ballon d'Or Gala, with several players noticeably absent from the 11-man team.

Spanish football dominated the team, with every player being a member of a La Liga team—much to the disappointment of world football as a whole.

Several other leagues had players definitely worthy of selection for the World Team of the Year, and many players can rightly feel robbed from their snubbing.

Here are some players who definitely belonged in the 2012 World XI.

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