Luciano Acosta is the brand new MLSMVP after dominating the vote, securing 60% of the votes forged by media, gamers, and golf equipment.
Behind the Argentine maestro from Cincinnati FC had been Denis Bouanga (Los Angeles FC) and Thiago Almada (Atlanta United).
One of many causes Acosta received the award was his excellent season, marked by 17 objectives and 14 assists.
A rare feat that earned him the award in the most effective ‘fashion’ of Lionel Messi: with class and effectivity.
Acosta is the sixth participant within the league’s historical past to have not less than 10 objectives and 10 assists in three or extra seasons, turning into the 14th participant to achieve 50 objectives and 70 assists in his profession.
It’s value mentioning that Acosta is a elementary piece of the workforce that may vie for a spot within the competitors closing towards Columbus Crew on the TQL Stadium.
Along with this award, the very best particular person honor within the MLS, Acosta was twice named MLS Participant of the Week and as many occasions as MLS Participant of the Month.
The 29-year-old participant, who started his profession at Boca Juniors, is the primary within the historical past of FC Cincinnati to be the MLS MVP and the ninth South American to attain this feat.
The earlier one was Josef Martnez (Atlanta United, 2018), becoming a member of Diego Valeri (Portland Timbers, 2015), Guillermo Barros Schelotto (Columbus Crew, 2008), and Christian Gmez (DC United, 2006).