|Born||21/04/1980 - São Paulo|
|Honours||Brazilian Série A : 2003 (Cruzeiro)|
|Clubs||Cerezo Osaka, Criciúma, Náutico|
(Reuters) - Barcelona forward Lionel Messi has been named La Liga's player of the month for January, the first time he has won the award since its introduction in 2013. Argentine Messi's team mate Neymar won the award in November, the first Barca player to claim it. Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo has won it twice.
?The top four square off against one another in the stand out games of the Premier League's 26th match-week, as Arsenal host leaders Leicester and Tottenham travel to Manchester City. Here's the players to pick and avoid in your respective fantasy football line ups this weekend... GOALKEEPERS - HOT David de Gea (Manchester United) Sunderland may be alright in front of goal - they have Jermain ...