Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi, was named La Liga’s best player at the MARCA’s awards ceremony in Spain on Monday night.
Messi also received his sixth Pichichi Trophy award for the best goal scorer within the 2018/19 La Liga season.
The 32-year-old was not present at the gala however spoke on a video accepting the award.
Messi said: “I can attempt to keep winning things, to stay growing. It’s a trophy that fills Maine with pride, to induce to be the highest scorer of this league, what it signifies. I’m happy to win it once more.”
Messi recently won the Ballon d’Or and FIFA’s Best Player award this year.
The Argentine will now hope to lead Barcelona to victory when they attack Real Madrid in the La Liga El Clásico fixture on Wed night at the Camp Nou.