2010 South American Footballer of the Year
The 2010 South American Footballer of the Year, given to the best football player in South America by Uruguayan newspaper El País through voting by journalists across the continent, was awarded to Andrés D'Alessandro of Internacional on December 30, 2010.
Andrés D'Alessandro won the award for the first time ahead of two-time holder Juan Sebastián Verón. D'Alessandro became the second Inter player to win the award.
- "El argentino D´Alessandro es el rey" [The Argentine D´Alessandro is the king] (in Spanish). El País. Retrieved January 3, 2011.
- "Andrés D'Alessandro was voted best player of America". CONMEBOL. December 30, 2010. Retrieved January 4, 2011.