Atletico Madrid tops this week's Associated Press global soccer poll after beating rival Real Madrid 1-0, with goal scorer Diego Costa leading the player rankings.
Costa also scored twice in Atletico's 2-1 victory against Osasuna earlier in the week.
He won by 50 points from the 26-man panel of global soccer journalists. Luis Suarez finished second after scoring twice on his return to the Liverpool team following a 10-match ban.
Roma is second in the team rankings following its 5-0 thrashing of Bologna. It is 13 points ahead of Borussia Dortmund, which also won 5-0 at home against Freiburg.
English Premier League leader Arsenal was fourth after a 2-1 win at Swansea.