Awards don't motivate Iniesta
Andres Iniesta will head into Sunday's Euro 2012 final with little thought for personal honours, despite many tipping the Spaniard to win the Player of the Tournament award.
Iniesta, 28, was picked in the Team of the Tournament four years ago, but insists he cares little for individual awards when there are team prizes at stake.
The Barcelona midfielder and his Spain team-mates are bidding to become the first team to win three consecutive major international tournaments.
"I never thought about playing for personal credit,” Iniesta said at a press conference. “I do not think I am the Player of the Tournament. I feel that what will make me happy is to lift the trophy.
“In football everything is relative; it does not matter who stars and who does not. [Claudio] Marchisio has had a good tournament, [Andrea] Pirlo also. I do not know [who the Player of the Tournament should be] and I really do not care.”