La Liga Player of the Month

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Diego Costa, who won the first Player of the Month award in September 2013
Diego Godín was the first player who won the award twice in a season

The Player of the Month is an association football award that recognises the best La Liga player each month of the season.


Month Year[nb 1] Nationality Player Team Position Ref
September 2013.92013  Brazil Costa, DiegoDiego Costa[nb 2] Atlético Madrid FW [1]
October 2013.102013  Spain Koke Atlético Madrid MF [2]
November 2013.112013  Portugal Cristiano Ronaldo Real Madrid FW [3]
December 2013.122013  Mexico Carlos Vela Real Sociedad FW [4]
January 2014.012014  Croatia Ivan Rakitić Sevilla MF [5]
February 2014.022014  Brazil Rafinha[nb 3] Celta de Vigo MF [6]
March 2014.032014  Costa Rica Keylor Navas Levante GK [7]
April 2014.042014  Uruguay Diego Godín Atlético Madrid DF [8]
May 2014.052014  Uruguay Diego Godín Atlético Madrid DF [9]
September 2014.092014  Spain Nolito Celta de Vigo FW [10]
October 2014.102014  France Karim Benzema Real Madrid FW [11]
November 2014.112014  Mexico Carlos Vela Real Sociedad FW [12]
December 2014.122014  Argentina Luciano Vietto Villarreal FW [13]
January 2015.12015  France Antoine Griezmann Atlético Madrid FW [14]
February 2015.22015  Spain Alberto Bueno Rayo Vallecano FW [15]
March 2015.32015  Spain Vitolo Sevilla FW [16]
April 2015.42015  France Antoine Griezmann Atlético Madrid FW [17]
May 2015.052015  Portugal Cristiano Ronaldo Real Madrid FW [18]

Multiple winners[edit]

The below table lists those who have won on more than one occasion.

* Indicates current La Liga player
Italics Indicates players still playing professional football
Rank Player Wins
1st Diego Godín 2
Antoine Griezmann 2
Cristiano Ronaldo 2
Carlos Vela 2

Awards won by position[edit]

Position Wins
Forward 12
Midfielder 3
Defender 2
Goalkeeper 1

Awards won by nationality[edit]

Country Wins
 Spain 4
 France 3
 Brazil 2
 Mexico 2
 Portugal 2
 Uruguay 2
 Argentina 1
 Costa Rica 1
 Croatia 1

Awards won by club[edit]

Club Wins
Atlético Madrid 6
Real Madrid 3
Celta de Vigo 2
Real Sociedad 2
Sevilla 2
Levante 1
Rayo Vallecano 1
Villarreal 1


  1. ^ Each year is linked to an article on the particular season associated with the month of that year.
  2. ^ Diego Costa did not play with the Spain national team when the award was given, so he is considered in that moment as Brazilian.
  3. ^ Until Rafinha plays with the Spain national football team, he is considered as Brazilian.