Each month World Soccer and its partners in European Sports Media compile a team from the outstanding performers in Europe. Here's February's selection.
Barcelona man leads the way, but many of Europe's most feared strikers are in pursuit.
Trio of Europe's biggest names now jointly top the ESM Golden Shoe standings.
Gonzalo Higuain's recent run of form sees him pick up the most votes in the January 2017 ESM XI.
Everton striker knocks in four to leapfrog rivals in race to become Europe's leading goalscorer.
Luis Suarez, a winner in 2014 and 2016, is once again top of the ESM Golden Shoe standings.
Borussia Dortmund striker pursued by elite group of European strikers.
Liverpool, Manchester United and Chelsea all represented in the latest ESM Team of the Month.
Each month we collate the votes from our colleagues in European Sports Media to determine the team of the month.
The Uruguayan centre-forward was presented with his second ESM Golden Shoe at a ceremony in Barcelona. He spoke to World Soccer's Sid Lowe about his…