Cristiano Ronaldo Loses Big As Atletico Madrid Clears La Liga Awards [SEE FULL LIST]
Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann has been named as the best player in La Liga at an awards ceremony in Valencia on Monday.
France international Griezmann overcame formidable competition for the prize and won the nod over the likes of Barcelona's Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez despite not featuring in the running for the best striker award and failing to win a place in the division's team of the season, which was named in June.
Other award winners below:
Best Coach: Diego Simeone (Atletico Madrid)
Best Goalkeeper: Jan Oblak (Atletico Madrid)
Best Defender: Diego Godin (Atletico Madrid)
Best Midfielder: Luka Modric (Real Madrid)
Best Striker: Lionel Messi (Barcelona)
World Player: Luis Suarez (Barcelona)
Breakthrough Star: Marco Asensio