Juventus star Arturo Vidal has been named the best midfielder of the 2012-13 season by Goal readers.
The Bianconeri retained the Serie A title comfortably last term with 'The Warrior' fueling the challenge from the heart of the team's engine room. Vidal also performed with distinction in the Champions League as his side reached the quarterfinals before losing to eventual champion Bayern Munich.
The Chilean, who recorded 32.5 percent of the vote conducted by readers of Goal International, finishes ahead of Gareth Bale, Bastian Schweinsteiger, Juan Mata and Andres Iniesta. To hear our experts' reaction to your vote, watch the video at the top of the page.
We will name our 50 best players from last season on July 29 and Vidal will hope to be higher than last year's top midfielder, Iniesta, who finished in fourth spot in the 2012 Goal 50.