FC Dallas is on a 12-game unbeaten streak, almost twice that of the Sounders FC. Goalkeeper Kevin Hartman has made a number of huge, game-saving stops and has the league’s best goals-against average. As such, he got my vote — with Fredy Montero a close second.
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FC Dallas Goalkeeper Kevin Hartman Voted MLS Player of the Month for August
Hartman leads FC Dallas to an undefeated August
NEW YORK (September 1, 2010) – Major League Soccer and the North American Soccer Reporters (NASR) today announced that FC Dallas goalkeeper Kevin Hartman was voted Major League Soccer’s Player of the Month for August. Hartman led FC Dallas to an undefeated record in the month while posting two clean-sheets and allowing just two goals in four League games.
The Major League Soccer Player of the Month is selected following the last regular season game of each month by a panel of journalists from the North American Soccer Reporters (NASR). The group consists of members of print, television, radio and online media. More information and membership guidelines can be found at http://www.soccerreporters.com/.
2010 MLS Player of the Month Winners
April: Edson Buddle (LA Galaxy)
May: Alvaro Saborio (Real Salt Lake)
June: Nick Rimando (Real Salt Lake)
July: Fredy Montero (Seattle Sounders)
August: Kevin Hartman (FC Dallas)