Having started the calendar year making waves in the Serie A as a threat at both ends of the pitch with AS Roma, the 27-year-old has since become a valued member of Pep Guardiola's side, offering both a greater sense stability and depth to a back line which conceded just four league goals in the first-half of the season. Other winners at the glittering ceremony at Atlantis The Palm in Dubai included Real Madrid CF duo Cristiano Ronaldo and James Rodriguez, who won the Player and Player Revelation of the Year respectively, and Filippo Inzaghi, the AC Milan head coach, who was presented the Player Career Award for more than 20 years as a professional.
Salam a tous. Super soirée très belle récompense et je suis très fière de représenter le monde arabe.al hamdoulillah pic.twitter.com/3hUJYLTuAs— Bena17 Officiel (@MedhiBenatia) December 29, 2014
Globe Soccer Awards 2014 - The award “Special Award 2014” goes to MEHDI BENATIA— Globe Soccer Awards (@Globe_Soccer) December 29, 2014