Vinicius Jr receive award as season comes to an end

Real Madrid star Vinicius Jr. has been presented with the EFE Trophy for the Best Ibero-American Player of 2022.

Vinicius had a spectacular 2022, where he won the Champions League, La Liga, the European Super Cup and the Spanish Super Cup.

Vinicius was a key player for Brazil at the World Cup, and in 2023, he won the Club World Cup, was awarded the Golden Ball, and won the Copa del Rey.

Upon receiving the award, the Brazilian said: “This award means a lot to me personally as there have been some great players who have won it before and standing alongside them is very important to me.

“I really hope to continue this way next season and for the rest of my time at Real Madrid.

“I always want to be at my best and being alongside these players who have won it before helps me to keep working hard and evolving to always be at my best.

“We always aim to win as many trophies as possible and continue to improve in order to put Madrid where they deserve to be, which is to win everything.”