Andrea Pirlo was named the best player of the Italian league in 2012. Stephan El Shaarawy was awarded as the best young player.
Thus the results of Gran Gala del Calcio held at the Teatro dal Verme, Milan, Sunday (27/01/2013) evening local time, by the Italian players' association.
The winners of each category based on voting conducted by the Association of Players, coaches, referees and sports journalists, which totaled about 600 people.
Juve is quite dominant in the annual awards for four players into the Dream XI, plus coach Antonio Conte.
Here is a list of winners Gran Gala de Calcio 2012:
Best Goalkeeper: Gianluigi Buffon (Juventus)
Best right-back: Christian Maggio (Napoli)
Best central defenders: Thiago Silva (AC Milan / PSG) and Andrea Barzagli (Juventus)
Best left back: Federico Balzaretti (AS Roma)
Best Midfielder: Andrea Pirlo (Juventus), Antonio Nocerino (AC Milan), Claudio Marchisio (Juventus)
Best Attacker: Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Milan / PSG), Edinson Cavani (Napoli), Antonio di Natale (Udinese)
Best Overall Player: Andrea Pirlo (Juventus)
Best Coach: Antonio Conte (Juventus)
Serie A best young players: Luis Muriel (Lecce / Udinese) and Stephan El Shaarawy (Milan)
Best club: Juventus
Best Series B: Ciro Immobile (Genoa), Lorenzo Insigne (Napoli), Marco Verratti (PSG)
Best Referee: Nicola Rizzoli
Lifetime Achievement Award: Pippo Inzaghi