Global soccer rankings - Top 10 players of the week ending Oct. 1

AP Global Soccer Rankings have released their list of the top soccer

players for the week ending Oct. 1. Scores are based on 23 voters: 10

points for first, 9 for second, etc.

Find out who made the top spot this week!

Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge (L) celebrates scoring against Sunderland during their English Premier League soccer match at The Stadium of Light in Sunderland, northern England, September 29, 2013. REUTERS/Nigel Roddis (BRITAIN - Tags: SPORT SOCCER) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. NO USE WITH UNAUTHORIZED AUDIO, VIDEO, DATA, FIXTURE LISTS, CLUB/LEAGUE LOGOS OR "LIVE" SERVICES. ONLINE IN-MATCH USE LIMITED TO 45 IMAGES, NO VIDEO EMULATION. NO USE IN BETTING, GAMES OR SINGLE CLUB/LEAGUE/PLAYER PUBLICATIONS
Liverpool's Sturridge celebrates scoring against Sunderland during their English Premier League soccer match at The Stadium of Light in Sunderland
Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge (L) celebrates scoring against Sunderland during their English Premier League soccer match at The Stadium of Light in Sunderland, northern England, September 29, 2013. REUTERS/Nigel Roddis (BRITAIN - Tags: SPORT SOCCER) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. NO USE WITH UNAUTHORIZED AUDIO, VIDEO, DATA, FIXTURE LISTS, CLUB/LEAGUE LOGOS OR "LIVE" SERVICES. ONLINE IN-MATCH USE LIMITED TO 45 IMAGES, NO VIDEO EMULATION. NO USE IN BETTING, GAMES OR SINGLE CLUB/LEAGUE/PLAYER PUBLICATIONS
ALMERIA, SPAIN - SEPTEMBER 28: Lionel Messi scores FC Barcelona's opening goal during the La Liga match between UD Almeria and FC Barcelona on September 28, 2013 in Almeria, Spain. (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)
UD Almeria v FC Barcelona - La Liga
ALMERIA, SPAIN - SEPTEMBER 28: Lionel Messi scores FC Barcelona's opening goal during the La Liga match between UD Almeria and FC Barcelona on September 28, 2013 in Almeria, Spain. (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)
West Bromwich Albion's Morgan Amalfitano celebrates his goal against Sunderland during their English Premier League soccer match at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich, central England, September 21, 2013. REUTERS/Darren Staples (BRITAIN - Tags: SPORT SOCCER) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. NO USE WITH UNAUTHORIZED AUDIO, VIDEO, DATA, FIXTURE LISTS, CLUB/LEAGUE LOGOS OR "LIVE" SERVICES. ONLINE IN-MATCH USE LIMITED TO 45 IMAGES, NO VIDEO EMULATION. NO USE IN BETTING, GAMES OR SINGLE CLUB/LEAGUE/PLAYER PUBLICATIONS
West Bromwich Albion's Amalfitano celebrates his goal against Sunderland during their English Premier League soccer match in West Bromwich
West Bromwich Albion's Morgan Amalfitano celebrates his goal against Sunderland during their English Premier League soccer match at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich, central England, September 21, 2013. REUTERS/Darren Staples (BRITAIN - Tags: SPORT SOCCER) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. NO USE WITH UNAUTHORIZED AUDIO, VIDEO, DATA, FIXTURE LISTS, CLUB/LEAGUE LOGOS OR "LIVE" SERVICES. ONLINE IN-MATCH USE LIMITED TO 45 IMAGES, NO VIDEO EMULATION. NO USE IN BETTING, GAMES OR SINGLE CLUB/LEAGUE/PLAYER PUBLICATIONS
Napoli's Goran Pandev controls the ball during the Italian Serie A soccer match against Genoa at the Marassi stadium in Genoa September 28, 2013. REUTERS/Giorgio Perottino (ITALY - Tags: SPORT SOCCER)
Napoli's Goran Pandev controls the ball during the Italian Serie A soccer match against Genoa at the Marassi stadium in Genoa
Napoli's Goran Pandev controls the ball during the Italian Serie A soccer match against Genoa at the Marassi stadium in Genoa September 28, 2013. REUTERS/Giorgio Perottino (ITALY - Tags: SPORT SOCCER)
Arsenal's Aaron Ramsey waves to his team's supporters after scoring a goal during their English Premier League soccer match at the Liberty Stadium, Swansea, Wales September 28, 2013. REUTERS/Rebecca Naden (BRITAIN - Tags: SPORT SOCCER) NO USE WITH UNAUTHORIZED AUDIO, VIDEO, DATA, FIXTURE LISTS, CLUB/LEAGUE LOGOS OR "LIVE" SERVICES. ONLINE IN-MATCH USE LIMITED TO 45 IMAGES, NO VIDEO EMULATION. NO USE IN BETTING, GAMES OR SINGLE CLUB/LEAGUE/PLAYER PUBLICATIONS. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS
Arsenal's Aaron Ramsey waves to his team's supporters after scoring a goal during their English Premier League soccer match at the Liberty Stadium, Swansea, Wales
Arsenal's Aaron Ramsey waves to his team's supporters after scoring a goal during their English Premier League soccer match at the Liberty Stadium, Swansea, Wales September 28, 2013. REUTERS/Rebecca Naden (BRITAIN - Tags: SPORT SOCCER) NO USE WITH UNAUTHORIZED AUDIO, VIDEO, DATA, FIXTURE LISTS, CLUB/LEAGUE LOGOS OR "LIVE" SERVICES. ONLINE IN-MATCH USE LIMITED TO 45 IMAGES, NO VIDEO EMULATION. NO USE IN BETTING, GAMES OR SINGLE CLUB/LEAGUE/PLAYER PUBLICATIONS. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS
Borussia Dortmund's Marco Reus (L) celebrates a goal against Freiburg during the German first division Bundesliga soccer match in Dortmund September 28, 2013. REUTERS/Ina Fassbender (GERMANY - Tags: SPORT SOCCER) DFL RULES TO LIMIT THE ONLINE USAGE DURING MATCH TIME TO 15 PICTURES PER GAME. IMAGE SEQUENCES TO SIMULATE VIDEO IS NOT ALLOWED AT ANY TIME. FOR FURTHER QUERIES PLEASE CONTACT DFL DIRECTLY AT + 49 69 650050
Borussia Dortmund's Reus celebrates a goal against Freiburg during the German first division Bundesliga soccer match in Dortmund
Borussia Dortmund's Marco Reus (L) celebrates a goal against Freiburg during the German first division Bundesliga soccer match in Dortmund September 28, 2013. REUTERS/Ina Fassbender (GERMANY - Tags: SPORT SOCCER) DFL RULES TO LIMIT THE ONLINE USAGE DURING MATCH TIME TO 15 PICTURES PER GAME. IMAGE SEQUENCES TO SIMULATE VIDEO IS NOT ALLOWED AT ANY TIME. FOR FURTHER QUERIES PLEASE CONTACT DFL DIRECTLY AT + 49 69 650050
Borussia Dortmund's Robert Lewandowski (L) celebrates a goal, while Freiburg's goalkeeper Oliver Baumann reacts during the German first division Bundesliga soccer match in Dortmund September 28, 2013. REUTERS/Ina Fassbender (GERMANY - Tags: SPORT SOCCER) DFL RULES TO LIMIT THE ONLINE USAGE DURING MATCH TIME TO 15 PICTURES PER GAME. IMAGE SEQUENCES TO SIMULATE VIDEO IS NOT ALLOWED AT ANY TIME. FOR FURTHER QUERIES PLEASE CONTACT DFL DIRECTLY AT + 49 69 650050
Borussia Dortmund's Lewandowski celebrates a goal against Freiburg during the German first division Bundesliga soccer match in Dortmund
Borussia Dortmund's Robert Lewandowski (L) celebrates a goal, while Freiburg's goalkeeper Oliver Baumann reacts during the German first division Bundesliga soccer match in Dortmund September 28, 2013. REUTERS/Ina Fassbender (GERMANY - Tags: SPORT SOCCER) DFL RULES TO LIMIT THE ONLINE USAGE DURING MATCH TIME TO 15 PICTURES PER GAME. IMAGE SEQUENCES TO SIMULATE VIDEO IS NOT ALLOWED AT ANY TIME. FOR FURTHER QUERIES PLEASE CONTACT DFL DIRECTLY AT + 49 69 650050
AS Roma Yao Kouassi Gervinho controls the ball during their match against Sampdoria in their Italian Serie A soccer match at the Luigi Ferraris stadium in Genoa September 25, 2013. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini (ITALY - Tags: SPORT SOCCER)
AS Roma Yao Kouassi Gervinho controls the ball during their match against Sampdoria in their Italian Serie A soccer match in Genoa
AS Roma Yao Kouassi Gervinho controls the ball during their match against Sampdoria in their Italian Serie A soccer match at the Luigi Ferraris stadium in Genoa September 25, 2013. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini (ITALY - Tags: SPORT SOCCER)
Liverpool's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring his second goal against Sunderland during their English Premier League soccer match at The Stadium of Light in Sunderland, northern England, September 29, 2013. REUTERS/Nigel Roddis (BRITAIN - Tags: SPORT SOCCER) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. NO USE WITH UNAUTHORIZED AUDIO, VIDEO, DATA, FIXTURE LISTS, CLUB/LEAGUE LOGOS OR "LIVE" SERVICES. ONLINE IN-MATCH USE LIMITED TO 45 IMAGES, NO VIDEO EMULATION. NO USE IN BETTING, GAMES OR SINGLE CLUB/LEAGUE/PLAYER PUBLICATIONS
Liverpool's Suarez celebrates scoring his second goal against Sunderland during their English Premier League soccer match at The Stadium of Light in Sunderland
Liverpool's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring his second goal against Sunderland during their English Premier League soccer match at The Stadium of Light in Sunderland, northern England, September 29, 2013. REUTERS/Nigel Roddis (BRITAIN - Tags: SPORT SOCCER) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. NO USE WITH UNAUTHORIZED AUDIO, VIDEO, DATA, FIXTURE LISTS, CLUB/LEAGUE LOGOS OR "LIVE" SERVICES. ONLINE IN-MATCH USE LIMITED TO 45 IMAGES, NO VIDEO EMULATION. NO USE IN BETTING, GAMES OR SINGLE CLUB/LEAGUE/PLAYER PUBLICATIONS
Atletico Madrid's Diego Costa celebrates his goal during their Spanish first division soccer match against Real Madrid at Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid September 28, 2013. REUTERS/Juan Medina (SPAIN - Tags: SPORT SOCCER)
Atletico Madrid's Costa celebrates his goal during their Spanish first division soccer match against Real Madrid at Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid
Atletico Madrid's Diego Costa celebrates his goal during their Spanish first division soccer match against Real Madrid at Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid September 28, 2013. REUTERS/Juan Medina (SPAIN - Tags: SPORT SOCCER)

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