Messi beats Ronaldo to top awards

December 3, 2013
By Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent

Cristiano Ronaldo has been chosen as the Spanish top flight’s ‘Most Valuable Player’ for the 2012-13 season, but Lionel Messi has won the more prestigious awards for La Liga’s best player and best attacker after having guided Barcelona to the title despite recurring injury issues.

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