Lionel Messi last night won the Best Player of the Year award at the Globe Soccer Awards in Dubai.
The Argentina and Barcelona forward, scored 58 goals as Barcelona enjoyed a memorable treble-winning campaign last season winning the Copa del rey, Champions league and La liga title.
- ‘It’s very nice to receive these awards, but I always say that the team makes it possible,’ said Messi.
‘It’s been an extraordinary year.’
The Award winners in full;
GLOBE SOCCER AWARDS IN DUBAI WINNERS 2015
- Best Player of the Year 2015 – Lionel Messi
Best Club 2015 – Barcelona
Best President 2015 – Josep Maria Bartomeu
Best Media Attraction in Football – Barcelona
Player Career Award- Frank Lampard
Player Career Award – Andrea Pirlo
Best Agent 2015 – Jorge Mendes
Best Coach 2015 – Marc Wilmots
Best Academy 2015 – Benfica
Best GCC Player 2015 – Yasir Al-Shahrani
Best Referee 2015 – Ravshan Irmatov