NEWS
Sunday January 3 2016
Bacca Colombian Player of the Year

Milan striker Carlos Bacca is voted Colombian Player of the Year with Inter’s Jeison Murillo in second place.

Newspaper El Tiempo announced Bacca had won the award as the country’s strongest representative in 2015.

He won the Europa League with Sevilla last season and has already scored eight goals for Milan this term.

The silver medal also went to a player who arrived at San Siro over the summer, namely Inter centre-back Murillo.

They were followed by Sporting Lisbon and ex-River Plate man Teofilo Gutierrez.

However, the fans voted Murillo in first place on the official Colombian Federation Twitter feed.