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Alexia Putellas, first Spanish to be UEFA’s best player

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Alexia Putellas, first Spanish to be UEFA's best player

The Barcelona captain was essentially the most voted forward of her teammates Jenni Hermoso and Lieke Martens

Alexia Putellas celebrates a purpose in opposition to Houston SprintAbbie parrAFP
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The Barcelona participant Alexia putellas has made historical past by being chosen as the perfect UEFA European participant for the 2020-2021 season. The Catalan turns into the primary Spanish footballer to realize particular person institutional recognition.

The Mollet footballer, who additionally received the award for finest midfielder final 12 months, thanked her teammates, the followers and Barcelona for his or her involvement in attaining a historic season wherein the Catalans received the League, the Copa and his first Champions League.

Alexia, who like her teammates couldn’t be current on the gala held on the Hali Congress Heart in Istanbul attributable to restrictions because of the pandemic, defined that “the word is happiness” after main a historic podium completely Barça, accomplished by Jennifer Hermoso and Lieke martens. “All this is the result of the work that the club and the team have done, just as in the past it happened with the podium of the male players with Leo Messi, Andrs Iniesta and Xavi Hernndez“, he added in statements to Bara TV +.

As well as, Putellas expressed that he feels that “this trophy is like lifting a title as captain of Bara because it is a collective success” after final season the Barça crew achieved the triplet of the Champions League, League and Queen’s Cup.