FIFA Team of the Year
Here are all the winners of the annual FIFA Team of the Year award since 1993. Team of the Year is awarded to the men's national team that finishes top of the FIFA World Ranking. See also the list of the winners of the annual FIFA Player of the year.
It is a complex formula to calculate FIFA's rankings. The overall score is based on factors such as the importance of the match, strength of opposition and confederation.
In 2013, for the sixth year in a row, Spain was awarded the team of the year. Brazil holds the record of seven consecutive wins between 1994 and 2000.