Serie A Awards

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Serie A Awards
SportAssociation football
Competition
Awarded forBest players of each Serie A season
Local namePremi Lega Serie A  (Italian)
CountryItaly
Presented byLega Serie A
History
First award2018–19
Editions3
First winner
Most wins
Most recent

The Serie A Awards (Italian: Premi Lega Serie A) are awarded by the Lega Serie A to the best footballers of each Italian football season.[1]

They were first awarded at the end of the 2018–19 Serie A season.[1][2]

Regulations[edit]

The Serie A Awards are awarded under the categories of Best Goalkeeper, Best Defender, Best Midfielder, Best Striker, Best Young Player (Under-23), and Most Valuable Player of a particular Serie A, Coppa Italia, and Supercoppa Italiana season.[1]

The ranking for each category is determined through a weighted calculation elaborated by Ernst & Young, based on statistical reporting by Stats Perform and Opta Sports and supported by data tracking provided by Netco Sports.[1]

Awards[edit]

Year Most Valuable Player Best Young Player Best Striker Best Midfielder Best Defender Best Goalkeeper
2018–19 Portugal Cristiano Ronaldo Italy Nicolò Zaniolo Italy Fabio Quagliarella Serbia Sergej Milinković-Savić Senegal Kalidou Koulibaly Slovenia Samir Handanović
Juventus Roma Sampdoria Lazio Napoli Internazionale
2019–20 Argentina Paulo Dybala Sweden Dejan Kulusevski Italy Ciro Immobile Argentina Alejandro Gómez Netherlands Stefan de Vrij Poland Wojciech Szczęsny
Juventus Parma Lazio Atalanta Internazionale Juventus
2020–21 Belgium Romelu Lukaku Serbia Dušan Vlahović Portugal Cristiano Ronaldo Italy Nicolò Barella Argentina Cristian Romero Italy Gianluigi Donnarumma
Internazionale Fiorentina Juventus Internazionale Atalanta Milan

List of winners by year[edit]

Cristiano Ronaldo won the inaugural MVP award in 2019 and the Best Striker award in 2021.
Gianluigi Donnarumma was the Best Goalkeeper of the 2020–21 season.

2018–19[edit]

Award Winner Club Ref(s)
Best Goalkeeper Slovenia Samir Handanović Internazionale [1][2]
Best Defender Senegal Kalidou Koulibaly Napoli
Best Midfielder Serbia Sergej Milinković-Savić Lazio
Best Striker Italy Fabio Quagliarella Sampdoria
Best Young Player Italy Nicolò Zaniolo Roma
Most Valuable Player Portugal Cristiano Ronaldo Juventus

2019–20[edit]

Award Winner Club Ref(s)
Best Goalkeeper Poland Wojciech Szczęsny Juventus [3]
Best Defender Netherlands Stefan de Vrij Internazionale
Best Midfielder Argentina Alejandro Gómez Atalanta
Best Striker Italy Ciro Immobile Lazio
Best Young Player Sweden Dejan Kulusevski Parma
Most Valuable Player Argentina Paulo Dybala Juventus

2020–21[edit]

Award Winner Club Ref(s)
Best Goalkeeper Italy Gianluigi Donnarumma Milan [4]
Best Defender Argentina Cristian Romero Atalanta [5]
Best Midfielder Italy Nicolò Barella Internazionale [6]
Best Striker Portugal Cristiano Ronaldo Juventus [7]
Best Young Player Serbia Dušan Vlahović Fiorentina [8]
Most Valuable Player Belgium Romelu Lukaku Internazionale [9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Lega Serie A premia i migliori calciatori della stagione 2018/2019" (PDF) (in Italian). Lega Serie A. 18 May 2019. Retrieved 19 May 2019.
  2. ^ a b "Ronaldo MVP in Serie A Awards". Football Italia. 18 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Gli MVP della stagione 2019/2020" (PDF) (in Italian). Lega Serie A. 4 August 2020. Retrieved 4 August 2020.
  4. ^ "The MVPs of the 2020/2021 Season: Gianluigi Donnarumma Best Goalkeeper". Lega Serie A. 31 May 2021. Retrieved 31 May 2021.
  5. ^ "The MVPs of the 2020/2021 Season: Cristian Romero Best Defender". Lega Serie A. 31 May 2021. Retrieved 31 May 2021.
  6. ^ "The MVPs of the 2020/2021 Season: Nicolò Barella Best Midfielder". Lega Serie A. 31 May 2021. Retrieved 31 May 2021.
  7. ^ "The MVPs of the 2020/2021 Season: Cristiano Ronaldo Best Striker". Lega Serie A. 31 May 2021. Retrieved 31 May 2021.
  8. ^ "The MVPs of the 2020/2021 Season: Dusan Vlahovic Best Under 23". Lega Serie A. 31 May 2021. Retrieved 31 May 2021.
  9. ^ "The MVPs of the 2020/2021 Season: Romelo Lukaku Best Overall". Lega Serie A. 31 May 2021. Retrieved 31 May 2021.

See also[edit]