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Suarez, Man City top weekly AP football poll

Published on NewsOK Modified: December 17, 2013 at 10:36 am •  Published: December 17, 2013
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Neymar was second to Suarez, having scored five times in Barcelona wins over Villarreal and Celtic. Neymar had a hat trick against Celtic.

Former City striker Carlos Tevez was third after his first hat trick for Juventus in its 4-0 thrashing of Sassuolo.

Rounding out the top 10 were fifth-placed Diego Costa, Mario Goetze, David Silva, Gonzalo Higuain, and 10th-placed Danny Welbeck.

Atletico was third, Barcelona fourth, Bayern Munich fifth.

AP Global 10 rankings, week ending Dec. 17

Players:

1. Luis Suarez, 156 points.

2. Neymar, 116.

3. Carlos Tevez, 92.

4. Fernandinho, 85.

5. Diego Costa, 80.

6. Mario Goetze, 43.

7. David Silva, 32.

8. Gonzalo Higuain, 30.

9. Jordan Henderson, 27.

10. Danny Welbeck, 24.

Teams:

1. Manchester City, 162.

2. Liverpool, 141.

3. Atletico Madrid, 112.

4. Barcelona, 82.

5. Bayern Munich, 70.

6. Napoli, 60.

7. Manchester United, 52.

8. Juventus, 44.

9. Paris Saint-Germain, 28.

10. San Lorenzo, 19.