And the award goes to . . .
The World Cup Trophy and Golden Boot are still weeks away, but now that the first round is complete, a bunch of worthy candidates have emerged for some lesser awards -- the kind you won't see Sepp Blatter handing out anytime soon.
And, yes France and Italy, there's even a little something for you.
BEST PLAYER: Lionel Messi, Argentina
It almost seems unfair to give the Little Flea another hood ornament, but Argentina's No. 10 definitely packed his A-game for South ...
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