The 24-year-old received 233 points and 52 first-place votes in media balloting released Tuesday.
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FC Dallas (11-12-11, 44 points) lost its final match of the season, 2-1, to the San Jose Earthquakes today at Buck Shaw Stadium.
Michel had a goal and an assist to help FC Dallas beat Seattle 2-0 on Saturday, preventing the Sounders from clinching a playoff spot.
Fans at Estadio Rommel Fernandez in Panama City were ready to start a nationwide celebration. And then, the Americans stunned not just an opponent, but an entire country.
Mike Magee tied for the MLS goal-scoring lead and added an assist to help the Chicago Fire hold off FC Dallas 3-2 Saturday night.
When his team first came together, Red Bulls coach Mike Petke wasn’t sure what he had in Luis Robles. Seven months later, Petke knows that Robles is a goaltender who can win games.
David Ferreira scored a go-ahead goal in the 51st minute, but FC Dallas (10-8-11, 41 points) surrendered two goals to the Colorado Rapids (12-8-9, 45) in a seven minute span to lose, 2-1, at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park Saturday.
FC Dallas has reached a long-term agreement with Toyota for the naming rights to the club’s home stadium and extended soccer complex in Frisco.
FC Dallas Stadium will soon change its name again. The soccer club is expected to announce a new naming rights partner Tuesday.
David Ferreira and Ramon Nunez scored in the last four minutes and FC Dallas snapped an 11-match MLS winless streak with a 3-1 victory over Chivas USA on Wednesday night.
Jozy Altidore scored a hat trick to lead an impressive comeback for the U.S. men, who scored all their goals in the second half Wednesday and beat Bosnia-Herzegovina 4-3 in Sarajevo and extend their record winning streak to 12 games.