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The Players With Most MOTM Awards Per League In Europe Since 2009

Despite having picked up the second-most Man of the Match awards across Europe's top five leagues since 2009/10, Cristiano Ronaldo is not among the players with the most MOTM accolades per league over the same period.

Tired of reading? Click through the gallery above to see the players with most Man of the Match awards in Europe’s top five leagues since the 2009/10 campaign, according to WhoScored!

The Portuguese superstar picked up 93 MOTM awards during his time at Real Madrid and another 19 since joining Juventus in Serie A.

However, he is behind Lionel Messi in the LaLiga ranking, with the FC Barcelona captain being named Man of the Match an incredible 196 times since the 2009/10 season.

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Eden Hazard leads the ranking in the Premier League with 62, while Marco Reus has been named MOTM 48 times in the Bundesliga.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic picked up the most MOTM awards in Ligue 1, having been named Man of the Match 42 times despite only playing in France's top flight for four seasons.

Meanwhile, Alejandro Gomez leads the ranking in Serie A, where he has put in 38 MOTM performances over the years.

Read: The Players With Most Man Of The Match Awards, CR7 Behind Messi

Overall, Messi's 196 MOTM awards are more than the 190 the other four top performers have combined between them.

Do you think Messi has been the best player in Europe since 2009/10? Have your say in the comments section below.

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