Juventus striker, Cristiano Ronaldo has been crowned the best Portuguese Player of the Year for at the Carlos Lopes Pavilion in Lisbon.
The former Real Madrid striker beat off competition from Atletico Madrid starlet Joao Felix, Manchester City’s Bernardo Silva, Sporting Lisbon midfielder Bruno Fernandes, and Wolves’ Ruben Neves to win the award on Monday.
While receiving the award, Cristiano Ronaldo said:
“This world is so fast, with the social media, the press, it’s been wild,.
It’s been an extremely complicated year on a personal level. Don’t let anyone pull you down.
I can’t help but mention that Sporting deserves a little prize. Next time.'”
This is the tenth time he is receiving the award.
Meanwhile, Bruno Lage and Benfica boss was also recognized with the Manager of the Year award.
SEE THE LIST OF THE AWARD WINNERS BELOW.
Male Player of the Year: Cristiano Ronaldo (Juventus)
Female Player of the Year: Jessica Silva (Levante / Lyon)
Male Football Coach of the Year: Bruno Lage (Benfica)
Female Coach of the Year: Miguel Santos (Braga)
Men’s Team of the Year: Benfica
Women’s Team of the Year: Benfica