The Prva HNL Player of the Year award (Croatian: Najbolji igrač Prve HNL) is an annual association football award given by the Croatian web portal Tportal.hr. It is awarded to the best football player who plays in the Prva HNL (or "1. HNL"), Croatian top flight. The winner is chosen by captains of all Prva HNL clubs.
|2003||Niko Kranjčar (1)||Dinamo Zagreb|
|2004||Tomislav Erceg (1)||Rijeka|
|2005||Eduardo (1)||Dinamo Zagreb|
|2006||Eduardo (2)||Dinamo Zagreb|
|2007||Luka Modrić (1)||Dinamo Zagreb|
|2008||Mario Mandžukić (1)||Dinamo Zagreb|
|2009||Ermin Zec (1)||Šibenik|
|2010||Sammir (1)||Dinamo Zagreb|
|2011||Ivan Santini (1)||Zadar|
|2012||Sammir (2)||Dinamo Zagreb|
|2013||Leon Benko (1)||Rijeka|
|2014||Andrej Kramarić (1)||Rijeka|
|2015||Marin Tomasov (1)||Rijeka|
|2016||Franko Andrijaševi�� (1)||Rijeka|
|2017||El Arabi Hillel Soudani (1)||Dinamo Zagreb|
|2018||Dani Olmo (1)||Dinamo Zagreb|
- Sportske novosti Yellow Shirt award, for the HNL footballer of the year, given by the Croatian sport newspaper Sportske novosti, chosen by sport journalists.
- Croatian Footballer of the Year, given by the Croatian newspaper Večernji list, chosen by sport journalists.
- Football Oscar, given by the Croatian union Football syndicate, chosen by players and managers of league clubs.
- "Tko je nasljednik Nike, Eduarda, Luke, Sammira?" (in Croatian). tportal. 30 September 2012. Retrieved 4 May 2014.
- "Mate Maleš presudio - najbolji igrač je Franko Andrijašević!" (in Croatian). Tportal. 19 December 2016. Retrieved 19 December 2016.