Toronto FC attacking midfielder Alejandro Pozuelo has been named Major League Soccer’s 2020 Most Valuable Player.
His 10 assists had been tied for the league lead with Houston’s Darwin Quintero and Seattle’s Nicolas Lodeiro.
Pozuelo had 4 targets and two assists throughout September, incomes league Player of the Month honors.
Pozuelo is the second Toronto FC participant to win the MVP award, following Sebastian Giovinco in 2015.
The 29-year-old from Sevilla, Spain, has been with the Reds for the previous two seasons. He had 12 targets and 12 assists final yr. He had two targets and an help in his MLS debut.
Pozuelo completed with 35.35% of the general vote for the Landon Donovan MLS MVP award. Golden Boot winner Diego Rossi of LAFC was runner-up and Lodeiro completed third within the ballot of gamers, technical staffs and choose members of the media.
Toronto completed the common season 13-5-5 and second within the Eastern Conference standings. The Reds had been eradicated from the playoffs within the first spherical by upstart Nashville.
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