Messi is among four Barcelona players in this month's ESM XI.

ESM XI

Gianluigi Buffon (Juventus, 4 votes)
Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus, 12 votes)
Diego Godin (Atletico, 6 votes)
Gerard Pique (Barcelona, 6 votes)
Lukasz Piszczek (Dortmund, 5 votes)
Sergio Busquets (Barcelona, 5 votes)
Thomas Muller (Bayern, 5 votes)
N’Golo Kante (Leicester City, 4 votes)
Lionel Messi (Barcelona, 13 votes)
Luis Suarez (Barcelona, 11 votes)
Robert Lewandowski (Bayern, 5 votes)

How everyone voted

World Soccer (England)
1 Willy Caballero (Manchester City)
2 Lukasz Piszczek (Dortmund)
3 Diego Godin (Atletico
4 Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus)
5 Christian Fuchs (Leicester City)
6 Paul Pogba (Juventus)
7 Danny Drinkwater (Leicester City)
8 Sergio Busquets (Barcelona)
9 Lionel Messi (Barcelona)
10 Luis Suarez (Barcelona)
11 Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich)

 

Fanatik (Turkey)
1 Petr Cech (Arsenal)
2 Branislav Ivanovic (Chelsea)
3 Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus)
4 Diego Godin (Atletico Madrid)
5 Gerard Pique (Barcelona)
6 Mesut Ozil (Arsenal)
7 Dmitri Payet (West Ham)
8 Rihad Mahrez (Leicester City)
9 Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid)
10 Luis Suarez (Barcelona)
11 Lionel Messi (Barcelona)

 

Tips Bladet (Denmark)
1 Gianluigi Buffon (Juventus)
2 Lukasz Piszczek (Dortmund)
3 Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus)
4 Robert Huth (Leicester)
5 Filipe Luis (Atletico Madrid)
6 Sergio Busquets (Barcelona)
7 N’Golo Kante (Leicester)
8 Thomas Muller (Bayern Munich)
9 Zlatan Ibrahimovic (PSG)
10 Luis Suarez (Barcelona)
11 Lionel Messi (Barcelona)

 

Marca (Spain)
1 Jan Oblak (Atletico Madrid)
2 Lukasz Piszczek (Borussia Dortmund)
3 Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus)
4 Diego Godin (Atletico Madrid)
5 Filipe Luis (Atletico Madrid)
6 Mohamed Salah (Roma)
7 Sergio Busquets (Barcelona)
8 N’Golo Kante (Leicester City)
9 Lionel Messi (Barcelona)
10 Luis Suarez (Barcelona)
11 Zlatan Ibrahimovic (PSG)

 

Sport/Voetbalmagazine (Belgium)
1 Jan Oblak (Atletico Madrid)
2 Toby Alderweireld (Tottenham)
3 Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus)
4 Thiago Silva (PSG)
5 Gerard Pique (Barcelona)
6 Paul Pogba (Juventus)
7 Marco Verratti (PSG)
8 Danny Drinkwater (Leicester City)
9 Luis Suarez (Barcelona)
10 Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich)
11 Lionel Messi (Barcelona)

 

ELF Voetbal (Netherlands)
1 Gianluigi Buffon (Juventus)
2 Philipp Lahm (Bayern Munich)
3 Gerard Pique (Barcelona)
4 Robert Huth (Leicester City)
5 Alex Sandro (Juventus)
6 Luka Modric (Real Madrid)
7 Christian Eriksen (Tottenham)
8 Thomas Muller (Bayern Munich)
9 Zlatan Ibrahimovic (PSG)
10 Lionel Messi (Barcelona)
11 Luis Suarez (Barcelona)

 

Frankfurter Allgemeine (Germany)
1 Kevin Trapp (PSG)
3 Diego Godin (Atletico Madrid)
3 Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus)
4 Philipp Lahm (Bayern)
5 Erik Durm (Borussia Dortmund)
6 Willian (Chelsea)
7 Mahmoud Dahoud (Borussia Monchengladbach)
8 N’Golo Kante (Leicester City)
9 Zlatan Ibrahimovic (PSG)
10 Thomas Muller (Bayern Munich)
11 Lionel Messi (Barcelona)

 

Kicker (Germany)
1 Gianluigi Buffon (Juventus)
2 Juanfran (Atletico Madrid)
3 Gerard Pique (Barcelona)
4 Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus)
5 Marcelo (Real Madrid)
6 David Silva (Manchester City)
7 Thomas Muller (Bayern Munich)
8 Stephan El Shaarawy (Roma)
9 Lionel Messi (Barcelona)
10 Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich)
11 Luis Suarez (Barcelona)

 

A Bola (Portugal)
1 Petr Cech (Arsenal)
2 Stephan Liechtsteiner (Juventus)
3 Gerard Pique (Barcelona)
4 Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus)
5 Jordi Alba (Barcelona)
6 Eric Dier (Tottenham)
7 Julian Draxler (Wolfsburg)
8 Lionel Messi (Barcelona)
9 Luis Suarez (Barcelona)
10 Jonas (Benfica)
11 Neymar (Barcelona)

 

Sport-Express (Russia)
1 Gianluigi Buffon (Juventus)
2 Dani Alves (Barcelona)
3 Diego Godin (Atletico Madrid)
4 Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus)
5 Filipe Luis (Atletico Madrid)
6 Christian Eriksen (Tottenham)
7 Cesc Fabregas (Chelsea)
8 Henrikh Mkhitaryan (Dortmund)
9 Lionel Messi (Barcelona)
10 Luis Suarez (Barcelona)
11 Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich)

 

De Telegraaf (Netherlands)
1 Hugo Lloris (Tottenham)
2 Dani Alves (Barcelona)
3 Toby Alderweireld (Tottenham)
4 David Luiz (Paris Saint-Germain)
5 Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus)
6 Thomas Muller (Bayern Munich)
7 Paul Pogba (Juventus)
8 Koke (Atletico Madrid)
9 Lionel Messi (Barcelona)
10 Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich)
11 Antoine Griezmann (Atletico Madrid)

 

So Foot (France)
1 Willy Caballero (Manchester City)
2 Serge Aurier (PSG)
3 Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus)
4 Kalidou Koulibaly (Napoli)
5 Baba Rahman (Chelsea)
6 Jordan Ferri (Lyon)
7 Pierrick Capelle (Angers)
8 Denis Cheryshev (Valencia)
9 Franck Ribery (Bayern Munich)
10 Marcus Rashford (Manchester United)
11 Antoine Griezmann (Atletico Madrid)

 

Nemzeti (Hungary)
1 Alphonse Areola (Villarreal)
2 Lukasz Piszczek (Borussia Dortmund)
3 Gerard Pique (Barcelona)
4 Robert Huth (Leicester City)
5 Christian Fuchs (Leicester City)
6 Julian Draxler (Wolfsburg)
7 Sergio Busquets (Barcelona)
8 Henrikh Mkhitaryan (Borussia Dortmund)
9 Lionel Messi (Barcelona) FW
10 Zlatan Ibrahimovic (PSG)
11 Luis Suarez (Barcelona)

 

GOAL NEWS
1 Jan Oblak (Atletico Madrid)
2 Lukasz Piszczek (Borussia Dortmund)
3 Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus)
4 Diego Godin (Atletico Madrid)
5 Filipe Luis (Atletico Madrid)
6 Aaron Ramsey (Arsenal)
7 Sergio Busquets (Barcelona)
8 N’Golo Kante (Leicester)
9 Lionel Messi (Barcelona)
10 Luis Suarez (Barcelona)
11 Mohammed Salah (Roma)

World Soccer is a member of European Sports Media. Each month the individual members nominate their 11 best players. The votes are collated throughout the season to produce the ESM Team of the Season.