Griezmann footballer of the year in Spain

Griezmann footballer of the year in Spain

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Not Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo, but Antoine Griezmann may be the best footballer of last season in the Spanish league. The French topschutter Atletico Madrid was Monday night at a gala in Valencia voted the best player in the Primera Division.

Since the first edition of the annual gala in 2009 the main prize is always to Messi (six times) or Ronaldo (once).

Griezmann made last season 22 goals in the Spanish league, which is considerably less than Ronaldo (35) and Messi (26). Still, the French international preference in the election of best player. Last summer was Griezmann also been voted the best footballer at the european CHAMPIONSHIPS in France.

Atlético Madrid fell to Valencia more often in the prices. Diego Simeone was given an award as the best coach, Jan Oblak as the best goalkeeper and Diego Godin as the best defender. Luka Modric may be the best midfielder, to call Messi the best attacker and Luis Suárez was named the ‘player’ of La Liga.

View mode, the program and the results in the Primera Division

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