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Kaka gets top UEFA prize

August 31, 2007

AC Milan's Kaka [Images] was named European club player of the year by UEFA on Thursday.

The Brazilian also collected the award for best forward during last season's Champions League.

Chelsea's Petr Cech was named the best goalkeeper from last season's tournament. AC Milan's Paolo Maldini won the best defender award while team mate Clarence Seedorf was judged to be the best midfielder.

Photograph: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images