The best players of the month as selected by ESM.

ESM XI

Thibaut Courtois (Atletico Madrid, 14 votes)

Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid, 11)

Filipe Luis (Atletico Madrid, 5)

Miranda (Atletico Madrid, 5)

Pepe (Real Madrid, 4)

Gareth Bale (Real Madrid, 9)

Yaya Toure (Manchester City, 6)

Raheem Sterling (Liverpool, 4)

Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid, 11)

Marco Reus (Dortmund, 7)

Luis Suarez (Liverpool, 6)

 

How everyone voted

World Soccer (England)

1 Thibaut Courtois (Atletico Madrid)

2 Dani Carvajal (Real Madrid)

3 Luisao (Benfica)

4 Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid)

5 Filipe Luis (Atletico Madrid)

6 Yaya Toure (Manchester City)

7 Gabi (Atletico Madrid)

8 Marco Reus (Borussia Dortmund)

9 Luis Suarez (Liverpool)

10 Gareth Bale (Real Madrid)

11 Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid)

 

Fanatik (Turkey)

1 Thibaut Courtois (Atletico Madrid)

2 Dani Alves (Barcelona)

3 Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid)

4 Diego Godin (Atletico Madrid)

5 Filipe Luis (Atletico Madrid)

6 Philipp Lahm (Bayern Munich)

7 Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid)

8 Arda Turan (Atletico Madrid)

9 Gareth Bale (Real Madrid)

10 Edin Dzeko (Manchester City)

11 Luis Suarez (Liverpool)

 

Tips Bladet (Denmark)

1 Thibault Courtois (Atletico Madrid)

2 Maxi Pereira (Benfica)

3 Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid)

4 Miranda (Atletico Madrid)

5 Ricardo Rodriguez (Wolfsburg)

6 Steven Gerrard (Liverpool)

7 Isco (Real Madrid)

8 Tiago (Atletico Madrid)

9 Gareth Bale (Real Madrid)

10 Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid)

11 Marco Reus (Borussia Dortmund)

 

Marca (Spain)

1 Thibaut Courtois (Atletico Madrid)

2 Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid)

3 Ezequiel Garay (Benfica)

4 Diego Godin (Atletico Madrid)

5 Filipe Luis (Atletico Madrid)

6 Yaya Toure (Manchester City)

7 Gabi (Atletico Madrid)

8 Stephane Mbia (Sevilla)

9 Luis Suarez (Liverpool)

10 Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid)

11 Fernando Llorente (Juventus)

 

Sport/Voetbalmagazine (Belgium)

1 Thibaut Courtois (Atletico Madrid)

2 Pepe (Real Madrid)

3 Miranda (Atletico Madrid)

4 Martin Skrtel (Liverpool)

5 Thiago Silva (PSG)

6 Angel Di Maria (Real Madrid)

7 Radja Nainggolan (Roma)

8 Raheem Sterling (Liverpool)

9 Marco Reus (Borussia Dortmund)

10 Luis Suarez (Liverpool)

11 Lima (Benfica)

 

ELF Voetbal (Netherlands)

1 Thibaut Courtois (Atletico Madrid)

2 Juan Cuadrado (Fiorentina)

3 Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid)

4. Diego Godin (Atletico Madrid)

5 Luke Shaw (Southampton)

6 Raheem Sterling (Liverpool)

7 Koke (Atletico Madrid)

8 Gareth Bale (Real Madrid)

9 Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid)

10 Marco Reus (Borussia Dortmund)

11 Arjen Robben (Bayern Munich)

 

Frankfurter Allgemeine (Germany)

1 Thibaut Courtois (Atletico Madrid)

2 Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid)

3 Pepe (Real Madrid)

4 Luisao (Benfica)

5 Miranda (Atletico Madrid)

6 Luka Modric (Real Madrid)

7 Koke (Atletico Madrid)

8 Gareth Bale (Real Madrid)

9 Marco Reus (Borussia Dortmund)

10 Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid)

11 Diego Costa (Atletico Madrid)

 

Kicker (Germany)

1 Thibaut Courtois (Atletico Madrid)

2 Juanfran (Atletico Madrid)

3 Pepe (Real Madrid)

4 Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid)

5 Fabio Coentrao (Real Madrid)

6 Koke (Atletico Madrid)

7 Luka Modric (Real Madrid)

8 Yaya Toure (Manchester City)

9 Gareth Bale (Real Madrid)

10 Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid)

11 Marco Reus (Borussia Dortmund)

 

A Bola (Portugal)

1 Thibaut Courtois (Atletico Madrid)

2 Juanfran (Atletico Madrid)

3 Luisao (Benfica)

4 Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid)

5 Fabio Coentrao (Real Madrid)

6 Tiago (Atletico Madrid)

7 Andrea Pirlo (Juventus)

8 Ivan Rakitic (Sevilla)

9 Rodrigo (Benfica)

10 Carlos Bacca (Sevilla)

11 Gareth Bale (Real Madrid)

 

Sport-Express (Russia)

1 Thibaut Courtois (Atletico Madrid)

2 Juanfran (Atletico Madrid)

3 Pepe (Real Madrid)

4 Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid)

5 Filipe Luis (Atletico Madrid)

6 Luka Modric (Real Madrid)

7 Miralem Pjanic (Roma)

8 Andrea Pirlo (Juventus)

9 Gareth Bale (Real Madrid)

10 Ciro Immobile (Torino)

11 Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid)

 

De Telegraaf (Netherlands)

1 Thibaut Courtois (Atletico Madrid)

2 Pablo Zabaleta (Manchester City)

3 Vincent Kompany (Manchester City)

4 Giorgio Chiellini (Juventus)

5 Luis Filipe (Atletico Madrid)

6 Paul Pogba (Juventus)

7 Andrea Pirlo (Juventus)

8 Koke (Atletico Madrid)

9 Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid)

10 Luis Suarez (Liverpool)

11 Gareth Bale (Real Madrid)

 

So Foot (France)

1 Thibaut Courtois (Atletico Madrid)

2 Dani Alves (Barcelona)

3 Joao Miranda (Atletico Madrid)

4 John Brooks (Hertha Berlin)

5 David Alaba (Bayern Munich)

6 Yaya Toure (Manchester City)

7 Miralem Pjanic (Roma)

8 Angel Di Maria (Real Madrid)

9 Diego Costa (Atletico Madrid)

10 Luca Toni (Verona)

11 Luis Suarez (Liverpool)

Nemzeti (Hungary)

1 Thibaut Courtois (Atletico Madrid)

2 Daniel Carvajal (Real Madrid)

3 Diego Godin (Atletico Madrid)

4 Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid)

5 Fabio Coentrao (Real Madrid

6 Raheem Sterling (Liverpool)

7 Juan Mata (Manchester United)

8 Marco Reus (Borussia Dortmund)

9 Dimitar Berbatov (Monaco)

10 Ciro Immobile (Torino)

11 Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid)

 

GOAL NEWS

1 Thibaut Courtois (Atletico Madrid)

2 Daniel Carvajal (Real Madrid)

3 Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid)

4 Miranda (Atletico Madrid)

5 Lucas Digne (Paris Saint Germain)

6 Juan Cuadrado (Fiorentina)

7 Paul Pogba (Juventus)

8 Yaya Toure (Manchester City)

9 Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid)

10 Raheem Sterling (Liverpool)

11 Edin Dzeko (Manchester City)

 

  • Jamie Rainbow

    ESM stands for European Sports Media. It is an informal group of football publications which includes World Soccer, Kicker, Marca and many others from across Europe.

  • tractarian

    What’s ESM?