South American Player of the Year 2005

By the Uruguayan newspaper El País. Only those playing in American
leagues are eligible.
Winner is called "Rey del futbol de América" (America's Football King).
Top 12
 1. Carlos TÉVEZ                         77 pts     Argentina        Boca Juniors (Arg) / Corinthians (Bra)
 2. Diego LUGANO                         54  "      Uruguay          São Paulo F.C. (Bra)
 3. Cicero João de Cezare "CICINHO"      37  "      Brazil           São Paulo F.C. (Bra)
 4. ROGERIO Ceni                         31  "      Brazil           São Paulo F.C. (Bra)
 5. Rodrigo PALACIO                      26  "      Argentina        Boca Juniors (Arg) 
 6. Fernando GAGO                        25  "      Argentina        Boca Juniors (Arg) 
 7. GUSTAVO da Sá NERY                   25  "      Brazil           Corinthians (Bra)
 8. Carlos GAMARRA                       22  "      Paraguay         Palmeiras (Bra)
 9. Daniel BILOS                         21  "      Argentina        Banfield (Arg) / Boca Juniors (Arg) 
    Javier MASCHERANO                    21  "      Argentina        River Plate (Arg) / Corinthians (Bra)
11. Roberto ABBONDANZIERI                19  "      Argentina        Boca Juniors (Arg)
    Sergio AGÜERO                        19  "      Argentina        Independiente (Arg)

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