Not sure why voting was held before last night’s games, but Cummings’ two-goal performance Wednesday certainly backs up this honor.
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Colorado Rapids Forward Omar Cummings Voted MLS Player of the Month for September
Cummings tallies six goals and one assist in September
NEW YORK (September 30, 2010) – Major League Soccer and the North American Soccer Reporters (NASR) today announced that Colorado Rapids forward Omar Cummings was voted Major League Soccer’s Player of the Month for September. Cummings played in four of five games for Colorado in September, scoring six goals and adding one assist in that span.
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)
Septemer: Omar Cummings (Colorado Rapids)