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.
Gonzalo Higuain's recent run of form sees him pick up the most votes in the January 2017 ESM XI.
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.
Lionel Messi among those selected by members of European Sports Media in their October 2016 team of the month.
There are five Atletico Madrid players in this month's ESM XI.
West Ham's in-demand playmaker Dimitri Payet makes his ESM XI debut this month.
Barcelona duo Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez were the in-form strikers this month.
Napoli's Gonzalo Higuain attrracted more votes than any other player in the January ESM XI.
The votes are in for the ESM Team of the Month for October 2015.